Tag: obama

US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Obama signs Executive Order on payment security 
 
US Govt taking 'unnecessary risks' with Healthcare.gov 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
US watchdog finds website still vulnerable one year on.
 
US Govt CTO steps down for Silicon Valley role 
Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will help recruit talent into government.
 
Obama hires tech team to improve websites after HealthCare.gov debacle 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Appoints ex Google website manager as lead.
 
Cisco's Chambers urges Obama to curb NSA surveillance  
 
US Govt wants mandatory data breach notification 
May 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reveals findings of big data review.
 
Obamacare website crashes before enrolment deadline 
Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Obama admits to "terrible" start.
 
Zuckerberg decries NSA's fake Facebook server malware 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
US Government actions damage everyone's future.
 
US debuts cyber security framework 
By Doug Drinkwater | Feb 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
To protect critical infrastructure.
 
Europe considers building comms network to thwart US spies 
 
US senator sues Obama govt over NSA spying 
Feb 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says activities violate privacy rights.
 
Obama to restructure the NSA 
Jan 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
But won't stop metadata collection.
 
Obama orders curbs on NSA spying on UN headquarters 
Oct 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Follows Merkel phone tapping backlash.
 
Despite PRISM, privacy is not dead 
By Stephen Wilson | Jun 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Don't confuse privacy for secrecy.
 
US senators, Google push for clarity on internet surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
PRISM political fallout continues.
 
US was 'protecting America' in collecting phone data 
 
Pentagon security budget boost proposed 
By Danielle Walker | Apr 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Offensive missions bankrolled.
 
Obama pours cash into cyber security  
By Andy Sullivan | Apr 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Online safety a growing priority.
 
US Govt comes out against cellphone unlocking ban 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Copyright reform on the cards.
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Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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