Tag: infosec

Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications after POODLE 
 
Staples investigates suspected credit card breach 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
North-east US outlets look to be affected.
 
Photos: AISA National Conference 2014 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Highlight's from Australia's volunteer-run information security event.
 
Telstra to buy managed network specialist Bridge Point 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest acquisition bolsters NAS unit.
 
Vic Govt agencies failing to patch, monitor access controls 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor-General calls on CIOs to focus on security.
 
Russian hackers use Windows zero-day to spy on NATO, EU 
By Jim Finkle | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
SandWorm Team active for five years.
 
JPMorgan to double infosec spending to $570m after hack 
 
Foiling hackers with a virtual perimeter 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Security defined perimeters show promise.
 
Tax office on the hunt for new infosec chief 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To contribute to 'technology transformation'.
 
Barclays Bank to adopt vein-scanner authentication 
By Steve Slater | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
To stem the tide of bank fraud.
 
PlayStation Network taken out by DoS attack 
Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims hack linked to airline security scare.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
 
State government cyber defences “patchy” says ASD chief 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Four mitigation strategies prevent 85 percent of intrusions.
 
Russian politician's son denied bail over alleged hack 
Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Case continues to sour international relations.
 
'Epic Turla' hack infiltrates govts, spy agencies 
By Jim Finkle | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Are the Russians behind it?
 
Privacy Commissioner details 'reasonable steps' for data security 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to stay on the right side of the Privacy Act.
 
Computers remain exposed to boot-up vulnerability 
By Joseph Menn | Aug 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Manufacturers failing to heed security warnings.
 
UK passes controversial data retention bill 
By Steve Gold | Jul 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telcos forced to store user data for a year.
 
Medical records discovered in garden shed after robbery 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy Commissioner not impressed.
 
Queensland Govt information security goes backwards 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor finds system controls lacking.
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