Tag: regulator

Verizon fined $8m for using customer data without permission 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest telco privacy fine in the history of the US FCC.
 
Google's Android software targeted by EU regulators 
Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Is search giant abusing market monopoly?
 
US telco regulator to write new open internet rules 
 
US regulators meet Bitcoin advocates 
 
US regulators expected to wrap up Google probe 
 
ACCC to decommission Adelaide data centre 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Reveals project to bring secure data to iOS devices.
 
ACMA gets new back-up telco powers 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Grows teeth to address any TCP code failures.
 
Google may cop $10m fine for Safari gaffe 
By Liam Tung | May 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
US authorities prepare case.
 
ICANN 'glitch' let gTLD rivals see user details 
By Liam Tung | Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Was aware of glitch in March, thought it was fixed.
 
Software glitch delays ICANN's '.brand' deadline 
By Liam Tung | Apr 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
On application deadline day.
 
Google's privacy changes: the silo breaker 
By Liam Tung | Jan 31, 2012 | Comment Now 
Simpler privacy that paying customers won't face.
 
Facebook faces 20 years of privacy audits 
By Liam Tung | Nov 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Zuckerburg defends Facebook's track record.
 
auDA fields 146 complaints about Aussie domain industry 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 13, 2011 | Comment Now 
Regulator releases first full year of statistics.
 
Large ISPs face $2m penalty over service guarantees 
By James Hutchinson | Aug 10, 2011 | Comment Now 
Regulator yet to determine extent, use of fines.
 
CSC closes iSoft buyout 
Aug 1, 2011 | Comment Now 
Regulators satisfied competition maintained.
 
Intel’s McAfee acquisition gets EU thumbs up 
By Jennifer Scott | Jan 31, 2011 | Comment Now 
The $A7.78 billion deal gets the go ahead from the EU’s competition commission.
 
Salesforce.com to lobby Canberra over cloud concerns 
By Brett Winterford | Dec 13, 2010 | Comment Now 
Vendor argues that no Australian law prohibits banks, agencies from hosting data offshore.
 
ACMA: 30,000 Australian PCs infected every day 
By Mahesh Sharma | Nov 25, 2010 | Comment Now 
Regulator working on new zombie-tracking portal for ISPs.
 
Singapore regulator casts doubt on banking clouds 
By Stephen Withers | Oct 21, 2010 | Comment Now 
Too risky, says Monetary Authority of Singapore.
 
AuDA reformists spy board roles 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 16, 2009 | Comment Now 
Four positions to be announced Monday.
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Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







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Your bank
  39%
 
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)
  21%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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