Vodafone reveals plans to store users' online activity 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says retrieval under Govt proposal will impose massive cost.
 
Hockey calls on Tax Office to target ‘Australia Tax’  
By Paris Cowan | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
To ensure location-based profits stay on shore.
 
Human Services extends mainframe software contract 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pays $35m for another three years of ageing software.
 
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.
 
Govt refuses to support data breach notification bill 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says legislation needs more work.
 
Canberra’s tech projects handed expiry notice 
By Brett Winterford | May 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN, NICTA to be cut off from the public purse.
 
Hockey flags billion-dollar Centrelink mainframe replacement 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims 30 year-old tech is holding Govt back.
 
Mandatory data retention rears its head again 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Law enforcement across the country backs proposal.
 
Hockey pulls money out of research and innovation 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
NBN-related grants cut in MYEFO statement.
 
Data breach laws to drive class actions: IIA 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
'Real risk of harm' seen as ambiguous.
 
Data breach laws will drive class actions: IIA 
By Allie Coyne | May 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
'Real risk of harm' seen as ambiguous.
 
Australia's mandatory ISP filtering plan axed 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 9, 2012 | Comment Now 
Telcos to filter child abuse material via INTERPOL block list.
 
Conroy abandons mandatory ISP filtering 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Tells ISPs to filter child abuse material using INTERPOL block list.
 
Data breach laws to follow privacy reforms 
By Darren Pauli | Oct 4, 2011 | Comment Now 
Sooner if the scale and severity of breaches is proven.
 
Censorship review report due by end of year 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 22, 2011 | Comment Now 
Broadband department focuses on voluntary ISP filters.
 
AGIMO challenged by own mandatory web guide 
By John Hilvert | Feb 17, 2011 | Comment Now 
Websites ripe for updates.
 
FamilyVoice call to expand ISP filters 
By John Hilvert | Feb 4, 2011 | Comment Now 
Row flares up in Adelaide.
 
European ISPs fight mandatory filter 
By Liam Tung | Jan 13, 2011 | Comment Now 
Wants host takedowns.
 
Mandatory ISP filtering stalled until mid-2013 
By John Hilvert | Nov 17, 2010 | Comment Now 
Classification reviews delay the filter.
 
Coalition won't support internet filter: report 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
Labor urged to cull proposal.
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Your bank
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
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Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
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