Complex virus that has taken the internet "by storm"
Stories by Sandra Van Dijk
Telstra actively pursuing outsourcing business opportunities
164 of those surveyed didn't provide an email address or contact details
Abrupt end for forum
E-security rarely addressed at board level
DoS attack can damage operations and reputations
Partnership will begin with a two-year pilot project
Privacy statements are key part of Government Online plan
The Australian government is investigating the introduction of licensing for IT security vendors in a bid to lift Australian standards to world's best practice.
Internet activists will attempt to jam the infamous computer surveillance network Echelon as part of a protest on October 21.
Alarmed by the broad range of powers being given to Commonwealth security agencies under the Australian Federal Government's Cybercrime Bill 2001, the Australian Computer Society (ACS) last week presented a submission to parliament.
Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world in access to the Internet via phone lines, relying on a copper-wire network part of which is more than 30 years old.
"The lack of awareness is disturbing and perplexing"
Amendments to bill to be debated when parliament sits again in August
Product can detect computer's location as soon as it's connected to internet