surveillance

Home Affairs boss says big tech is bigger surveillance threat than government

Home Affairs boss says big tech is bigger surveillance threat than government

Addresses oversight and over-reach risks of Australian laws.
Jan 21 2022 7:00AM
Israeli police under fire over reported use of Pegasus to hack Israelis

Israeli police under fire over reported use of Pegasus to hack Israelis

Parliament to seek an explanation.
Jan 19 2022 11:33AM
Meta boots hired threat actors allegedly spying on Aussie users

Meta boots hired threat actors allegedly spying on Aussie users

New Zealand also named as a customer of 'webint' surveillance firm.
Dec 17 2021 10:50AM
Gov plots new telco data access or surveillance powers for ATO, Border Force, others

Gov plots new telco data access or surveillance powers for ATO, Border Force, others

First proposals under sweeping surveillance reforms released.
Dec 6 2021 1:21PM
Apple files lawsuit against NSO Group

Apple files lawsuit against NSO Group

Alleges US citizens targeted with spyware.
Nov 24 2021 6:50AM
AWS signs deal with British spy agencies

AWS signs deal with British spy agencies

To boost use of AI for espionage.
Oct 27 2021 6:30AM
Secure email group Proton wins Swiss appeal over surveillance rules

Secure email group Proton wins Swiss appeal over surveillance rules

Ruling says email services not subject to data retention rules.
Oct 25 2021 6:59AM
German IT security watchdog examines Xiaomi smartphone

German IT security watchdog examines Xiaomi smartphone

After built-in censorship allegations were aired in Lithuania.
Sep 30 2021 12:20PM
Govt, AFP use AN0M bust to push for new range of powers

Govt, AFP use AN0M bust to push for new range of powers

Want to target bigger messaging services, 'criminal marketplaces'.
Jun 8 2021 2:47PM
US banks deploy AI to monitor customers, workers

US banks deploy AI to monitor customers, workers

Amid tech backlash.
Apr 20 2021 11:44AM
Verkada surveillance cameras at Tesla supplier, hundreds more businesses breached

Verkada surveillance cameras at Tesla supplier, hundreds more businesses breached

Admin credentials found online.
Mar 10 2021 10:13PM
Govt, agencies struggle to contain scope creep fears around surveillance powers

Govt, agencies struggle to contain scope creep fears around surveillance powers

Telco metadata laws cast a long shadow.
Mar 10 2021 7:03PM
EU-US data flows could face 'massive disruption'

EU-US data flows could face 'massive disruption'

Despite efforts by policymakers to avoid that outcome.
Feb 25 2021 11:55AM
EU civil rights groups want ban on biometric surveillance

EU civil rights groups want ban on biometric surveillance

Ahead of new laws.
Feb 18 2021 12:06PM
Top court rules EU states must curb mass spying on data

Top court rules EU states must curb mass spying on data

Win for privacy rights advocacy groups.
Oct 7 2020 12:12PM
Airbus Zephyr drone broke up in Australian skies due to unstable weather

Airbus Zephyr drone broke up in Australian skies due to unstable weather

Australian Transport Safety Bureau releases findings.
Sep 29 2020 6:05AM
Airplane mode, prepaid SIMs used to dodge COVID-19 tracking

Airplane mode, prepaid SIMs used to dodge COVID-19 tracking

Low-tech evasion methods employed.
Aug 25 2020 6:36AM
Top EU court ditches transatlantic data transfer deal

Top EU court ditches transatlantic data transfer deal

Over US surveillance concerns.
Jul 17 2020 6:56AM
French watchdog warns against COVID-19 smart surveillance

French watchdog warns against COVID-19 smart surveillance

Well-meaning but falls short of data protection standards.
Jun 18 2020 6:24AM
Now Microsoft bans police use of facial recognition software

Now Microsoft bans police use of facial recognition software

Until US laws introduced to regulate the tech.
Jun 12 2020 6:37AM

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