Lenovo stops pre-loading 'bloatware' on PCs 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Offers free anti-virus subscription.
 
NSW Police buys 500 Samsung Galaxy smartphones 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Trials progress to expanded rollout.
 
Extortionists upgrade Reveton ransomware 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New payment method introduced.
 
First look: Microsoft Outlook for iOS 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Update] Office productivity suite for iOS completed with Outlook.
 
The NSA's infosec tips won't stop you from being hacked 
By Tony Campbell | Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Focus on being more secure than your neighbours.
 
Apple's Aussie tax bill swells after profits triple 
By Steven Kiernan | Jan 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pre-tax earnings jump 184 percent.
 
Zero-day Adobe Flash Player flaw discovered 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spotted in popular exploit kit used by attackers.
 
Canada bans automatic software installations  
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kosher code caught by anti-malware law.
 
Gogo inflight wi-fi uses man-in-the-middle malware tactics 
Jan 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spoofs web security to keep flyers off You Tube.
 
Telstra hit with $102k penalty for 'misleading' iPhone 6 ad 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco 'surprised' to receive infringement notice.
 
Sony hack: it's big, bad, and we need to know what happened  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Breach illustrates the need for mandatory disclosure.
 
Westpac offers fingerprint log-in for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
St George's iPhone, Samsung project expands across bank.
 
North Korean diplomat denies Pyongyang role in Sony hack 
 
FBI warns of 'destructive' malware attack on US companies 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Watershed event' follows Sony breach.
 
ACMA creates self-service portal for malware diagnosis 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Botnet cleaning made somewhat simpler for ISPs, network operators.
 
US-CERT issues alert for Regin state-sponsored malware 
 
Pub punters can pay for beers, bets using their phone 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tabcorp to roll out beacons in gaming outlets.
 
Google releases enterprise anti-malware tool for Macs 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
"Santa" software arrives in time for Christmas.
 
Regin state-sponsored malware traced to UK, US spies: report 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Used in surveillance on EU, Belgian telco.
 
Third-party app data at risk from iOS 'Masque' flaw 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
App developers encouraged to encrypt data on devices.
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