May 2, 2018
The Commonwealth Bank lost the personal financial histories of 12 million customers, and chose not to reveal the breach to consumers, in one of the largest financial services privacy breaches ever to occur in Australia.
February 20, 2018
More than half of Australian small business owners are blissfully unaware that new laws around mandatory reporting of data breaches that come into play on Thursday could attract crippling fines, research shows.
October 12, 2017
AN INVESTIGATION into an Australian Defence Force hack has revealed almost anybody could have penetrated its securtiy due to a simple password fail.
February 13, 2017
Australia will have a mandatory data breach notification scheme in place within the year after several aborted attempts, following the passage of legislation through the senate today. Read more…
November 17, 2016
Australia’s former top spy has warned companies doing business with foreign call centres and data storage providers to do their homework before sending sensitive information offshore.
November 3, 2016
Cyber breaches and attacks in major Australian cities could cost the economy up to US$16 billion, according to Lloyd’s, the world’s specialist insurance and reinsurance market.
March 11, 2015
To ensure that its data is protected in the event of the loss or theft of portable devices. DatAshur USB flash drives will now be used as standard by TfL staff for transporting data on the move
74,000 Data Records Breached on Stolen Coca-Cola Laptops.
January 27, 2014
Coca-cola admitted Friday to the theft of an unspecified number of laptops containing personal information on 74,000 individuals