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Canada bans automatic software installations  
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kosher code caught by anti-malware law.
 
Twitter sues US Justice for right to disclose surveillance requests 
Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cites violation of First Amendment rights.
 
Google commences ‘right to be forgotten’ Euro tour 
Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Google-appointed panel to debate privacy rights.
 
UK passes controversial data retention bill 
By Steve Gold | Jul 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telcos forced to store user data for a year.
 
US FAA parks Amazon drone delivery plans 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Disputed legislation up for renewal.
 
Privacy Act audits will consider infosec budgets 
By Darren Pauli | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner says lax resources no excuse to not patch.
 
Inside NBN Co's 108Mbps apartment block test 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
The technical details.
 
Senate to review surveillance legislation 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Senator Ludlam's motion approved.
 
Canada passes world's toughest anti-spam law  
 
Whitepaper: Sourcefire Visibility & Control eBook 
Nov 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
The world is split into two groups: those who have been hacked and those who will be
 
Telstra free to make TPG-style basement fibre play 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
But little appetite for 'crazy'.
 
NBN Co to start fibre-to-the-basement field trials 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fresh from the lab to an MDU near you.
 
Jobs Bill forces companies to consider Aussie suppliers 
 
Missing data in Turnbull's second-best NBN 
By Charis Palmer | Apr 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
NBN-Lite will still need to be heavy on negotiation.
 
ACCC on guard against net content shaping 
By Joshua Gliddon | Feb 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Competition notices, penalties available as remedies.
 
New US cyber bill introduced   
By Danielle Walker | Jan 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Follows similar failed bill.
 
Committee confused over data retention debate 
By Joshua Gliddon | Nov 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Definitions of metadata, URLs still hazy.
 
Fake databases to catch out leaky cops 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Officers to set up fake crime scenes under anti-corruption bill.
 
Fake databases to catch out leaky cops 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Officers to set up fake crime scenes under anti-corruption bill.
 
Busted US cybersecurity act gets new legs 
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Your bank
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  4%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
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