encryption

US deputy A-G calls for "responsible encryption"

US deputy A-G calls for "responsible encryption"

Argues it would "not amount to backdoors".
Oct 13 2017 11:41AM
NSA backs down in encryption row

NSA backs down in encryption row

After pressure from distrustful US allies.
Sep 21 2017 5:32PM
Why you should care about the govt's encryption crackdown

Why you should care about the govt's encryption crackdown

And why the new laws are unlikely to make a difference.
Jul 14 2017 3:45PM
Australian govt will introduce decryption laws before end of year

Australian govt will introduce decryption laws before end of year

Legal powers to force assistance where necessary.
Jul 14 2017 9:17AM
Turnbull handballs encryption problem to tech companies

Turnbull handballs encryption problem to tech companies

'The ball is in your court'.
Jul 11 2017 10:31AM
Some WA agencies still floored by simple infosec

Some WA agencies still floored by simple infosec

Poor passwords, patching, and plain text.
Jun 29 2017 2:25PM
Australia pushes ahead with plans to pressure tech firms on encryption

Australia pushes ahead with plans to pressure tech firms on encryption

Claims it's not asking for backdoors.
Jun 28 2017 3:44PM
Labor is likely to support Turnbull's encryption fight

Labor is likely to support Turnbull's encryption fight

Terrorists must have 'no place to hide'.
Jun 13 2017 12:35PM
Turnbull govt wants to force companies to break encryption

Turnbull govt wants to force companies to break encryption

Will discuss plan with Five Eyes partners.
Jun 12 2017 10:00AM
Australia's data retention scheme is still a mess

Australia's data retention scheme is still a mess

Telcos continue to push for changes to law.
Mar 29 2017 2:51PM
Thousands of bogus certs issued after GoDaddy bug blunder

Thousands of bogus certs issued after GoDaddy bug blunder

Flaw unnoticed since July last year.
Jan 12 2017 9:52AM
'Press enter key' exploit defeats Linux encryption

'Press enter key' exploit defeats Linux encryption

Vulnerability allows for data exfiltration.
Nov 16 2016 5:59AM
Tech firms ask Trump to support encryption, ease regulations

Tech firms ask Trump to support encryption, ease regulations

In attempt to repair damaged relationship.
Nov 15 2016 3:38PM
Brandis says white hats will be exempt from data law changes

Brandis says white hats will be exempt from data law changes

Criminal offences won't apply to researchers.
Sep 29 2016 5:31PM
Health pulls Medicare dataset after breach of doctor details

Health pulls Medicare dataset after breach of doctor details

[Updated] Researchers say govt encryption was poor.
Sep 29 2016 11:27AM
OTT players face telco-like regulation in EU

OTT players face telco-like regulation in EU

May threaten end-to-end encryption of services.
Aug 16 2016 6:41AM
Govt releases billion-line 'de-identified' health dataset

Govt releases billion-line 'de-identified' health dataset

Medicare claims dating back to 1984 available online.
Aug 15 2016 12:26PM
Google Cloud to allow customer crypto keys

Google Cloud to allow customer crypto keys

Gives users full control over storage data scrambling.
Aug 2 2016 8:10AM
ABS forced to defend Census website security

ABS forced to defend Census website security

Insecure encryption raises eyebrows.
Aug 1 2016 2:43PM
Facebook trials end-to-end encryption for Messenger

Facebook trials end-to-end encryption for Messenger

Users opt-in for added privacy.
Jul 11 2016 11:57AM

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