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US lays ground rules for Made In The NSA hack attacks

US lays ground rules for Made In The NSA hack attacks

Stung by the loss of a trove of hacking tools, the US government has made public its rules for how it handles discoveries of flaws in computer systems used by businesses and consumers worldwide.

Hack of defence firm reveals a cybersecurity framework in chaos

Hack of defence firm reveals a cybersecurity framework in chaos

While endlessly talking about the importance of cybersecurity, the government has an all-care-no-responsibility attitude toward its defence data.

Don’t let new ‘cyber warriors’ fool you, we’re sleeping though cybersecurity threats

Don’t let new ‘cyber warriors’ fool you, we’re sleeping though cybersecurity threats

Cybersecurity agencies like the Australian Signals Directorate make us less safe with their determination to engage in cyber "offence".

It’s official, our spy agencies are making our companies less secure

It’s official, our spy agencies are making our companies less secure

By collecting and using vulnerabilities in widely used software, our own intelligence agencies pose a double threat to business -- while governments preach cybersecurity.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Macdonald goes down whinging ... rickrolled ... chicken Latin ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

ASD questions ... who are the Matildas? ... cargo shorts of protest ...

WikiLeaks: what Australia got from the NSA’s commercial spying

WikiLeaks: what Australia got from the NSA’s commercial spying

The vast mass surveillance system established by the National Security Agency and its partners like Australia aren't about stopping terrorist attacks but about helping our companies make a buck. New documents from WikiLeaks show how.

What Snowden has so far revealed about Australia’s surveillance culture

What Snowden has so far revealed about Australia’s surveillance culture

The response to the Snowden revelations in Australia has demonstrated how backward our politicians and media are on national security and surveillance.

Tony Abbott’s highly revealing lie about why we spy

Tony Abbott’s highly revealing lie about why we spy

The latest Snowden revelations about Australia reveal how surveillance is aimed at economic espionage - despite the Prime Minister's claims otherwise.

Errors, lies and secrecy: don’t trust govts on national security

Errors, lies and secrecy: don’t trust govts on national security

The demand that we trust governments to determine what we should know about national security matters is discredited by their performance over Iraq.