Bernard Keane November 16, 2017 1 Comment
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.
Bernard Keane October 12, 2017 18 Comments
While endlessly talking about the importance of cybersecurity, the government has an all-care-no-responsibility attitude toward its defence data.
Bernard Keane August 23, 2017 6 Comments
The head of Australia's foreign intelligence service has alarmed intelligence circles with an error of judgment in his meeting with strongman Rodrigo Duterte.
Bernard Keane July 26, 2017 4 Comments
Australia has a shallow gene pool when it comes to intelligence commentary and the response to the latest intelligence review shows it.
Bernard Keane July 19, 2017 7 Comments
What should have been a fundamental review of how we conduct and oversee intelligence-gathering has instead become an opportunity to expand and entrench the security bureaucracy.
Bernard Keane June 7, 2017 4 Comments
The former Director of National Intelligence has unloaded on Donald Trump in a speech in Australia, warning he is risking irrevocable damage to institutions.
Bernard Keane May 29, 2017 28 Comments
Australians policymakers need to begin thinking through the implications of the Trump presidency: what if we can no longer rely on the United States for our security?
Bernard Keane June 15, 2015 8 Comments
While old smears about Edward Snowden are run by the media, the worst intelligence disaster in decades has been quietly unfolding Washington DC.
Bernard Keane June 11, 2013 14 Comments
A culture of secrecy, unaccountability and outsourcing created the conditions for the Obama administration's mass internet surveillance programs.