Raytheon acquires IT security firm for $490m 
Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Expands capabilities in analysis of complex, rich media intelligence data.
 
Crime Commission prepares core systems overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will replace 30 year-old national criminal database.
 
Snowden accuses NZ PM of lying about mass surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Five days out from national election.
 
NSW Police named as FinFisher spyware user 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wikileaks values license at $2.6 million.
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
US officials suspect a new Snowden is leaking secret intel 
 
CIA admits to hacking Senate committee computers 
By Mark Hosenball | Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senator calls for CIA chief's resignation.
 
US Homeland Security sued over data mining 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy group wants Govt to hand over intel documents.
 
US intelligence committee approves cybersecurity bill 
Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gives tick to data sharing between public, private sectors.
 
Vodafone reveals global extent of government wiretapping 
Jun 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes Australian Government for greater transparency.
 
US judge rules search warrants extend to overseas email accounts 
Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Microsoft to seek review of decision.
 
Rio Tinto's BI strategy, as leaked by Microsoft 
Apr 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wipro builds SQL-based data warehouse.
 
FBI investigating CIA/Senate hacking claims 
Mar 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Both parties claim foul-play.
 
US Senate committee accuses CIA of snooping on its computers 
By Patricia Zengerle | Mar 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Breach "violated the separation of powers" says senator.
 
White House review proposes curbs on NSA programs 
By Warren Strobel | Dec 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Recommends limits on metadata surveillance.
 
Greens to re-introduce Get A Warrant Bill 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Intelligence agency access to metadata increases in 2013.
 
Labor, Coalition reject electronic surveillance committee 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Second hit for Ludlam in a week.
 
Senate to review surveillance legislation 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Senator Ludlam's motion approved.
 
Labor, Coalition reject electronic surveillance committee 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Second hit for Ludlam in a week.
 
How the Crime Commission is taking on unstructured data 
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