Western Australia's Department of Mines and Petroleum is revamping its online systems after claims that some companies have been using special software to 'scrape' data from the department's online system in order to gain an edge in claiming surrendered mining tenements.
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Attorney-General George Brandis has pulled out of speaking at the Human Rights Commission's Free Speech conference today following a disastrous TV interview last night where he admitted that website visits would be included in mandatory data retention.
Australian deals website Catch of the Day did not disclose a 2011 data breach to the Office of the Australian Privacy Commissioner until last month, despite knowing of the breach at the time it occurred.
Australian daily deals website Catch of the Day announced a three-year-old data breach compromising credit cards and passwords to its customers on Friday evening.
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has launched a new website built on data collected from the telcos purporting to display broadband availability across Australia.
NBN Co has removed key rollout data from its website, leaving hundreds of thousands of premises that had been scheduled to get the NBN in the next three years in doubt.
The U.K.'s data protection authority is joining a global audit of website privacy policies in order to build a better picture of how U.K.-based websites are complying with the law.
Microsoft's Surface Pro, which the company officially calls "a powerful PC in tablet form," went on sale today. On its website, Microsoft has officially disclosed how much data storage space you can expect to get from each model. Good luck translating the numbers.
The Queensland government has opened the doors to its open-data website, which is meant to provide the public with access to government data.
From a patented questionnaire to monitoring user activity, eHarmony has used a torrent of data to help people find significant others on its online dating website, and made some dosh in the process.
With Sandy raging into the east coast, many data centers in the path of the hurricane are forcing major websites, services and hosted apps to fall offline.
Artist Arena has agreed to pay $1m after the FTC accused the fan website firm of illegally collecting data on underage users.
The UK's privacy watchdog has told Torbay Care Trust in Devon to pay £175,000 after it exposed personal information of more than 1,000 employees by putting their data on a website
The NBA signs on as the latest SAP HANA customer, seeking a new fan-friendly but data-filled experience for its official website.
Millions were left without access to the U.K.'s largest website after a data center failure caused the site to buckle during Wednesday's peak television watching time.
A UK branch of Anonymous called the ATeam has claimed responsibility for taking down the website of the Department for Work and Pensions.The group launched a distributed-denial-of-service (DDoS) attack on the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) website on Friday afternoon after a Channel 4 'Dispatches' documentary found that the DWP had disciplined 992 staff in ten months over data offences.
In this part I talk about problems experienced with the BA website. Process and data integration is at best poor and at worst non-existent.
Cyberattacks could become a criminal offence across Europe punishable by at least two years in jail under a draft law cleared by a European Parliament committee on Tuesday.Attacks against a website, network or database, and attempts to interfere with or illegally intercept data, would see two years in prison under proposals backed by the European Parliament Civil Liberties Committee.
Doc never realized so much forest land is privately owned, and learned a lot by visiting the NAFO website. Of course, it's an industry group so you have to balance the information there, but much of the data comes from third-party sources.
Data for 20,000 emergency room patients at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, Calif. were posted on a commercial website for more than a year. More trouble for electronic medical records?