IT Law News & Analysis

News and resources for people in the Australian IT, gaming and online worlds.

 

Privacy

Call for Curb on Private Data Harvesting

[Note: This article written by Marianna Papadakis was originally published by the Australian Financial Review] Privacy advocates want government agencies and the private sector to recommit to fundamental principles to prevent too much harvesting of personal data. A...

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Internet Regulation

How the Scammers Spam a Lot

[Note: this article written by Katie Cincotta was originally published by the Sydney Morning Herald] THE daily sticky-nose into your friends' activities on Facebook, your circle of witty tweeters or the latest retro snaps on Instagram are being hijacked by hackers...

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scammers