White House poaches Facebook engineering boss as new IT director 
Mar 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Role created to overhaul IT infrastructure.
 
OAIC issues first report card on Privacy Act 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Reveals 104 voluntary data breach reports.
 
Journalist metadata could get special treatment 
By Andrew Colley | Mar 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Media union says Government botched retention bill.
 
PJCIS pushes for mandatory data breach notification 
 
Labor backs controversial data retention bill 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Legislation likely to pass.
 
LinkedIn settles with users over massive password leak 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Class-action against networking site succeeds.
 
Italian privacy regulators to probe Google's US HQ 
Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Investigates compliance with European law.
 
Pilgrim to audit 21 Australian privacy policies 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Privacy commissioner shifts focus to compliance.
 
Microsoft promises not to use customer data for ads 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Adopts ISO/IEC 27018 standard for cloud privacy.
 
Obama to demand US organisations share cyber threat data 
 
US big data privacy bill gains bipartisan support 
By Roberta Rampton | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
White House continues push for national data breach notification laws.
 
Obama proposes $18b cyber security program 
Feb 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Government-wide intrusion detection on the wish-list.
 
Nothing beats bulk intelligence gathering: US report  
Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
No "technology magic" alternative exists for security.
 
CommBank resurrects CISO role 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Cyber security chief gains new title.
 
Obama unveils proposed cybersecurity laws 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants to criminalise sale of botnets, stolen financial data.
 
US feds failing to protect govt buildings from cyber threats 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Auditors slam Homeland Security for inaction.
 
Censorship isn't the answer 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eroded privacy doesn't guarantee safety.
 
UK PM wants to ban encrypted comms  
By Paris Cowan | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Election pledge aims to keep chatter within intelligence's reach.
 
Obama proposes national data breach notification 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
30 day threshold for reporting.
 
Obama to announce new cybersecurity plans 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Identity theft, privacy protection and broadband on the agenda.
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