information security

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
Equifax takes down web page after new compromise

Equifax takes down web page after new compromise

Redirected to fake Adobe Flash update.
Oct 13 2017 6:28AM
United Airlines syncs Windows, Linux patch cycles

United Airlines syncs Windows, Linux patch cycles

Slashes downtime to update server fleet.
Oct 13 2017 6:20AM
Defence contractor did not lose classified info: Pyne

Defence contractor did not lose classified info: Pyne

Breach did not reflect poorly on govt.
Oct 12 2017 12:38PM
ANZ CISO presses for cybersecurity collaboration

ANZ CISO presses for cybersecurity collaboration

Plans to commercialise ANZ-led capability.
Oct 12 2017 11:42AM
Hacked Aussie Defence firm lost fighter jet, bomb, ship plans

Hacked Aussie Defence firm lost fighter jet, bomb, ship plans

Reconstructing 30GB breach of highly sensitive documents.
Oct 12 2017 7:03AM
Russians used Kaspersky software to spy: media reports

Russians used Kaspersky software to spy: media reports

Found by Israeli intelligence officials spying on Russian govt hackers.
Oct 12 2017 6:44AM
Apple iOS system dialogs easily spoofed for phishing

Apple iOS system dialogs easily spoofed for phishing

Users advised to login via Settings menu.
Oct 11 2017 1:50PM
Microsoft patches Windows DNSSEC zero-day

Microsoft patches Windows DNSSEC zero-day

Windows 8 and later versions affected.
Oct 11 2017 11:11AM
Accenture exposed by misconfigured AWS storage

Accenture exposed by misconfigured AWS storage

Security keys and 40,000 plaintext passwords.
Oct 11 2017 9:48AM
Utilities, ports may have to reveal IT outsourcers to govt

Utilities, ports may have to reveal IT outsourcers to govt

Security crackdown for critical infrastructure.
Oct 10 2017 12:59PM
Defence contractor's IT systems breached

Defence contractor's IT systems breached

'Significant' amount of data exfiltrated.
Oct 10 2017 11:20AM
Victoria names first whole-of-govt CISO

Victoria names first whole-of-govt CISO

Poaches ANZ Bank exec.
Oct 9 2017 12:31PM
Mass hack confirmed at comments plugin Disqus

Mass hack confirmed at comments plugin Disqus

Information taken dates back to 2007.
Oct 9 2017 4:45AM
Apple rushes out macOS High Sierra creds leak fixes

Apple rushes out macOS High Sierra creds leak fixes

Supplemental update issued.
Oct 6 2017 12:29PM
Australia's infosec students prepare for cyber battle

Australia's infosec students prepare for cyber battle

Compete to win tickets to Defcon, Ruxcon, Kiwicon.
Sep 3 2015 3:05PM
AISA names first-ever CEO

AISA names first-ever CEO

“Increasing cyber skills and awareness” a key priority.
Jul 3 2015 11:07AM
Google, Microsoft recruiting 6200 in talent war

Google, Microsoft recruiting 6200 in talent war

Will search tools be needed to sift through applications for a record number of jobs this quarter?
Apr 21 2011 6:27AM
Net hygiene a private sector concern

Net hygiene a private sector concern

Former spy agency CIO says international coordination needed to curb cybercrime.
Feb 22 2011 5:14PM
Another college exposure, now in Colorado

Another college exposure, now in Colorado

Personal data at another college has been exposed, allowing potential hackers to gain access to student information.
Apr 29 2008 9:43AM

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