Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Getting tricked into playing social roulette 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Defences against social engineering are failing.
 
Hackers break into hotel wi-fi to attack travelling execs 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bigwigs tricked into downloading malware.
 
Apple iOS flaw lets attackers replace apps with malware 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Masque Attack tricks users into installing malicious code.
 
Pizza Hut's PoS systems suffer year-long malware blast 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
ZeroAccess rootkits cleaned out.
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
HP to revoke certificate that mistakenly signed malware 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will re-issue new digital signature.
 
Retailers' PoS systems ransacked by malware 
Oct 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Kmart and Dairy Queen stores hit across the United States.
 
Foxtel urges government to force the hand of ISPs  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack  
Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Repeat offender from Target US breach.
 
Salesforce customers targeted by malware 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dyreza Trojan spreading.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
Verizon fined $8m for using customer data without permission 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest telco privacy fine in the history of the US FCC.
 
Brandis boosts vetting of APS staff to prevent insider threats 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Snowden-type threat ‘worse than malware attacks’.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
FBI used malware in criminal investigation 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Court documents reveal "Network Investigation Tool".
 
Telcos still in the dark as Govt moves on data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Bill due before the end of the year.
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