Stories by Bonnie Gardiner

Australia lagging decades behind in cyber security efforts: ACCS

The Australian Centre for Cyber Security (ACCS) released a discussion paper on Monday critiquing the Australian Government’s cyber security efforts, claiming it does too little to combat advanced technology threats.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner30 May 16 16:42

NSW TrainLink suffers security breach

​Transport for NSW’s online booking system was hacked on Friday, potentially capturing customer payment details, the agency said.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner30 May 16 10:28

South Australia launches first Tier-3 data centre

South Australia is set benefit from $1 billion worth of cloud data services following the launch of the YourDC data centre in North Adelaide on Wednesday.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner25 May 16 15:27

​Qld cop charged after QPS database breach

A Queensland police constable has been charged for the alleged breach of the Queensland Police Service’s (QPS) Qprime database system, and the disclosure of confidential information.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner17 May 16 15:00

Aussie CIOs feel stifled by legacy constraints: report

​Australian IT leaders are feeling stifled by budget, legacy systems and security policy when trying to innovate or support digital transformation, according to a new global study.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner17 May 16 08:24

Aussies lost $230 million to scams in 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) Targeting Scams Report found in total, more than $229 million was lost to scams in 2015.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner16 May 16 10:22

Victorian govt to overhaul IT

The Victorian Government has unveiled a new IT strategy that will see it update and consolidate outdated and complex and costly systems including hundreds of phone hotlines and 538 different service websites.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner13 May 16 11:18

GHD Group CIO joins executive team

GHD Group's CIO Elizabeth Harper has joined the company's executive management group and is now reporting directly to the CEO following a restructure at the engineering firm.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner12 May 16 13:00

​NSW to experience ‘below average’ ICT employment growth       

New South Wales is predicted to experience ICT employment growth of 1.8 per cent annually until 2020 - less than the annual national growth average of 2 per cent, according to a new report by the Australian Computing Society (ACS) and Deloitte Access Economics.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner10 May 16 14:34