Tag: infosec

Pilgrim pushes for data retention breach notices 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Telcos have bad data security track record, Privacy Commissioner says.
 
Adobe issues fresh patches for Flash Player 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Latest zero-day under investigation.
 
Oracle releases 169-fix critical patch update 
By Ashley Carman | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
"Flabbergasting" flaw fixed in E-Business Suite.
 
Social media is the weakest link in enterprise security 
By Alastair MacGibbon | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Are web giants doing enough to protect your reputation online?
 
Insider threat, cloud make OAIC's privacy checklist 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
New guide for handling personal data released.
 
UK man arrested over PlayStation, Xbox attacks 
Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Alleged Lizard Squad member taken in.
 
CommBank resurrects CISO role 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Cyber security chief gains new title.
 
Happy New Year, it's time to plan for the worst 
By Tony Campbell | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] How to refresh your business continuity plan.
 
Islamist hackers breach US military networks 
 
Beyond ACORN: Cracking the infosec skills nut 
By Tony Campbell | Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Could the Government's cybercrime focus be a catalyst for change?
 
ICANN stung in phishing attack 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Several systems compromised.
 
NSA spied on global telcos to infiltrate mobile networks  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Introduced vulnerabilities to gain access.
 
Australian Govt rolls out cybercrime reporting site 
By John Hilvert | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACORN pitched as 'national policing initiative'.
 
Sony Pictures suffers network outage after apparent hack 
Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Company data may have been stolen.
 
US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
Getting tricked into playing social roulette 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Defences against social engineering are failing.
 
Largest Microsoft 'patch Wednesday' coming this week 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sixteen flaws patched in biggest update collection this year.
 
Govt agencies struggle to keep up with patching load 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
"I have never seen anything like it," says DHS CIO.
 
Drupal warns of mass SQL injection website hacks 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
As platform becomes the Australian Government standard.
 
Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications after POODLE 
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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  9%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  4%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  18%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  14%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  7%
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