Netflix launch brings Australia’s biggest ever download deluge

Bureau of Stats data reveals 230-TERABYTE jump in downloads

The arrival of Netflix in Australia has brought with it the largest-ever spike in downloads recorded in Australia.…

Cisco hooks Angler Exploit Kit infrastructure

Shares intelligence widely

Security researchers at Cisco have struck a blow against crooks behind the notorious Angler Exploit Kit, blocking or re-routing access around dangerous domains on the interwebs.…

Phone thieves to face harsher penalties for data theft

Pictures and texts worth more than a mobe

New laws which value the “emotional harm” of a crime could be brought to bear in mobile theft.…

Rights groups: Darn you Facebook with your ‘government names’

ZuckerBorg can assimilate us, but not on those terms

The ZuckerBorg’s continued refusal to assimilate anyone who won’t provide their “real” name to the site has provoked an angry letter from 75 human rights, digital rights, LGBTQ and women’s rights advocates.…