ASIC to lobby Govt for metadata access 
By Allie Coyne | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Agency head bitter at being excluded.
 
Australian Govt to rethink cyber security strategy 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Six-year old policy to be refreshed.
 
US-CERT issues alert for Regin state-sponsored malware 
 
Australian Govt rolls out cybercrime reporting site 
By John Hilvert | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
ACORN pitched as 'national policing initiative'.
 
The failure of the antivirus industry 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Insights from AVAR 2014.
 
Sony Pictures suffers network outage after apparent hack 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Company data may have been stolen.
 
At the top of her game 
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Adobe urges users to patch critical Flash Player flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
Google releases enterprise anti-malware tool for Macs 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
"Santa" software arrives in time for Christmas.
 
Regin state-sponsored malware traced to UK, US spies: report 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Used in surveillance on EU, Belgian telco.
 
Third-party app data at risk from iOS 'Masque' flaw 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
App developers encouraged to encrypt data on devices.
 
Govt kicks off cost-benefit analysis of emergency services spectrum 
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PFA welcomes action on pre-election promise.
 
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By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
WhatsApp rolls out end-to-end encryption 
By Ashley Carman | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers extra-strength security.
 
Encryption, tokenisation to shape future PCI compliance 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
PCI Security Council mulls response to retail malware attacks.
 
Nokia launches Android tablet 
Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
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Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
Tech giants push for legal curbs on govt surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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