Tag: password

Samsung bites back over Knox security concerns 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enterprise customers safe, personal users less so.
 
Vic Govt agencies failing to patch, monitor access controls 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor-General calls on CIOs to focus on security.
 
Dropbox creds posted online in attempted extortion 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cloud storage company denies hack.
 
Cupid Media found culpable for password data breach 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Passwords stored as plain text.
 
Obamacare passwords automatically changed to combat Heartbleed 
Apr 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
'No indication personal data exposed,' says administration.
 
Sixteen NSW agencies still have no DR, audit finds 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Slow progress on IT security.
 
AWS urges developers to scrub GitHub of secret keys 
By Munir Kotadia | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Devs hit with unexpected bills after leaving secret keys exposed.
 
Big holes discovered in Vic Govt's cyber security 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
Pen testers get into agency bank account.
 
Telecom NZ sticks with Yahoo! after hack attack 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Web giant promises better service.
 
Samsung Galaxy S III lockscreen bypassed 
By Stewart Mitchel | Mar 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Simple security weakness in Samsung Galaxy S III echoes iPhone flaw
 
Evernote resets 50 million passwords 
 
Evernote hacked, user data stolen 
By Jim Finkle | Mar 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
50 million user passwords to be reset.
 
Telecom NZ urges Yahoo! customers to change passwords 
 
States ban social network snooping by employers 
By James B. Kelleher | Jan 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
No requirement to hand over Facebook passwords.
 
Vic water utilities stored clear text credit cards, used default passwords 
 
Vic water utilities told to plug IT security 
 
Dropbox gets two factor authentication 
Aug 28, 2012 | Comment Now 
With optional two-factor authentication.
 
Dropbox beefs up sign-in security 
Aug 28, 2012 | Comment Now 
With optional two-factor authentication.
 
Billabong suffers customer data breach 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Hackers publish 21,485 clear text passwords.
 
Clear security failings in Yahoo! password breach 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Leaving passwords in readable text is negligent.
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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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