Microsoft ordered to provide foreign customer information 
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Throws EU privacy laws to the wind.
 
EFF claims NSA 'digital dragnet' unconstitutional 
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Asks court to rule on mass surveillance.
 
eBay data breach sparks lawsuit 
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Disgruntled customers seek damages.
 
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Vulnerability discovered in I2P.
 
A call for timely reporting 
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[Blog post] Businesses need incentives to keep customer data secure.
 
US Homeland Security sued over data mining 
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Privacy group wants Govt to hand over intel documents.
 
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Online payments provider launches in Australia.
 
ASIO chief pledges not to act as 'Big Brother' 
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'We will use data retention to save your life, not sell you a BMW'.
 
CrimTrac to outsource IT management 
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Says security of crime records, biometrics not a concern.
 
Qld to roll out ID scanner network for pubs and clubs 
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Security still up in the air.
 
Medical records discovered in garden shed after robbery 
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Privacy Commissioner not impressed.
 
Govt inquiry backs mandatory data breach notifications 
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Pushes for tech-neutral laws, supports updated cyber security strategy.
 
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Black ops bag of tricks doesn't impress analyst.
 
Inquiry finds drones a threat to citizen privacy 
 
Academics get personal over big data 
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De-identification the latest privacy battleground.
 
UK Govt rushes to reinstate telco data retention  
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Covers foreign companies as well.
 
Can 'info-nopolies' be trusted with our personal data? 
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[Blog post] Citizens reduced to lab rats.
 
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Unintended targets caught up in the hunt for intelligence.
 
Victorian govt mobile apps lack privacy policy 
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Commissioner checks on privacy by design progress.
 
Auditor puts big IT projects on notice 
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Telco interception, DHS outsourcing on the watchlist.
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