Special Reports

Cyber Security

James Riley
October 29, 2018
It is clear that 2018 has been a watershed year for cyber security across the public sector. The federal government cyber apparatus been substantially restruct...

Cyber Security

Denham Sadler
October 25, 2018
Damning audits of government departments and agencies do not paint the full picture of the state of play in public sector cyber security, according to Australi...

Cyber Security

From Aidan Tudehope
October 17, 2018
It is unfortunate Federal Government processes for certifying and classifying outsourced cloud services for use by Government has become a matter of controvers...

Cyber Security

Stuart Kennedy
October 16, 2018
The government document that rides herd over Federal agency cyber security has been on a wild ride this year. The normally staid process of updating what is...

Cyber Security

James Riley
October 16, 2018
Amazon Web Services will not build dedicated facilities in Canberra to host sensitive government data, and is instead seeking Australian Signals Directorate si...

Cyber policy

Denham Sadler
October 12, 2018
The federal government’s new encryption-busting legislation is needed to avoid the use of expensive third-party vendor products to get the job done, the ...

Cyber Security

Denham Sadler
October 10, 2018
The internet is at a “turning point” and further regulation could be needed to keep tech giants in line, communications minister Mitch Fifield has ...

Cyber Policy

James Riley
October 9, 2018
There is an underlying thread in the global media coverage of the cyber security sector that we are all in constant peril, lurching from one crisis to another,...

Cyber Security

Denham Sadler
October 2, 2018
The federal government has announced a two-month review into the current arrangements for the protection and management of identity information, with plans to ...
Public Sector Cyber