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The Australian Law Reform Commission has called on the government to bring in technology-neutral fair use provisions into Australian copyright law, in a report that Attorney-General George Brandis has labelled 'controversial'.
Researchers shared their discovery and research on espionage malware "The Mask" (aka Careto) at the Kaspersky Labs security summit this week. ZDNet took photos of the presentation.
Government hopes that the $185million fiber optic submarine cable will reduce Internet cost to consumers and improve security
NBN Co has admitted that it is unaware of a key part of the Coalition's broadband policy that estimates 10 percent of premises will still get fibre to the premises because the copper network is unusable for fibre to the node.
NBN Co's deal to pay Telstra to access its duct and pipe infrastructure limits the government's ability to reduce the cost of the fibre-to-the-premises rollout, according to Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
National ICT Australia has narrowed down the number of jobs set to go from its Victoria Lab, while denying that projects have been abandoned or suspended.
What boggles the mind is not the choice of judges (both are competent and seasoned jurists). Instead, it's that the job is part-time.
“The Mask” (aka Careto) cyber-espionage malware has claimed 380 unique victims between 1000 IPs in 31 countries, according to the Kaspersky Lab security research team.
Kaspersky's security research team today revealed "one of the most advanced" cyber-espionage malware threats "The Mask" (aka Careto). Victims including government institutions, private equity firms and high-profile activists are exploited.
NBN Co appears to be addressing capacity issues on its interim satellite service, with plans to buy up more capacity from Optus.
It's a low-snark week here at ZDNet Government HQ. The FBI's seemingly silly-sounding quest for malware actually makes sense, and new reports say the NSA is 80 percent less evil. At least it's all Obama's fault. Oh, wait, he just wants to put broadband in schools. All the gov news that's fit to put into bits. Read on...
Following Victorian government cuts to NICTA's funding, a number of jobs have been axed from the research organisation's Victorian labs.
New Zealand’s Inland Revenue Department has spent NZ$50 million so far on a massive transformation project, but the slow pace of change to date has some members of Parliament worried.
Amid reports of departments reducing the number of IT apprenticeships it is taking on, the Department of Finance has said that the Australian government IT graduate program has not been affected by a public sector hiring freeze.
A document management project to serve the executive branch of New Zealand's Government has hit a wall.