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Displaying items by tag: Disclosure

Australia’s competition regulator the ACCC has raised concerns over customer loyalty schemes including poor disclosure about how consumer data is used and shared, and the selling of insights from the data to other parties without consumer knowledge.

Published in Technology Regulation

The world’s biggest music acts including Pharrell Williams, One Direction, Florence + The Machine, Disclosure and more will be headlining the 2015 Apple Music Festival in London this September.

Published in Entertainment
Thursday, 11 September 2014 10:30

AVG follows NTIA privacy notice lead

Security software vendor AVG Technologies has responded to a US proposal for simplifying the disclosure of information collection practices.

Published in Home Tech
Thursday, 26 January 2012 14:42

Symantec says stop using pcAnywhere

Following the 'liberation' of source code for the 2006 versions of many of its products, Symantec initially indicated that the latest versions were so different that there wasn't a problem.  Perhaps that wasn't true of pcAnywhere.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 04 August 2010 08:43

HP gives vendors six months to fix vulnerabilities

HP's TippingPoint operation will publicly disclose security vulnerabilities six months after they are reported.

Published in Security

Security vendors will receive advance information about vulnerabilities in Adobe software via a Microsoft program. Microsoft is also set to make available a tool to take better advantage of the security mitigations built into recent versions of Windows even if application developers didn't.

Published in Strategy

The first ever global 'cost of a data breach' study reveals that Australia is the cheapest place to practise poor data security for business.

Published in Security
Is Australia taking privacy seriously? The Australian Privacy Commissioner recently supported the introduction of mandatory data breach notification, but a new publication from her office provides plenty of wriggle room for organisations that want to keep their lapses under wraps.

Published in Core Dump
A week or so ago, end users of the Linux-based Red Hat Fedora OS were warned to avoid downloading packages due to an "issue in the infrastructure systems" which waved big red flags suggesting a security breach to many industry observers. Now Fedora has admitted Red Hat OpenSSH packages were compromised by two separate server intrusions... 

Published in Open Source
Linus Torvalds is a Finnish born software engineer best known for two things: kick starting the development of the Linux kernel, and owning the Linux trademark. Actually, make that three things. Torvalds has recently become very well known for speaking his mind...

Published in Open Source




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