The rights holders behind "Dallas Buyers Club" are pursuing a number of ISPs, including iiNet, to reveal the names of customers alleged to have downloaded the Oscar-winning film.
The AFP has revealed it used a section of the Telecommunications Act, traditionally used to block child pornography websites, to target the spread of malware.
Greens Senator Scott Ludlam has called on internet advocates to fight new data retention laws in the best way they know how -- through a wave of memes directed at politicians in Canberra.
The parliament is considering new counter-terrorism legislation that would extend law enforcement powers for data retention and allow police to search premises without presenting a warrant.
Dun dun! Tywin Lannister, Jaime Lannister, Oberyn Martell, and Bronn join Ice-T in this clever tribute to "Game of Thrones."
The ALRC has proposed new legal protections against "invasions of privacy" in the digital era, holding companies such as Facebook and Google to account for their involvement in breaches.
Thanks to the introduction of a new law in Victoria, teens found 'sexting' are no longer automatically deemed criminals or sex offenders.
Law requires security software to come enabled by default, but other than that, not much will change for most smartphone users.
A new survey looks at what makes hackers tick -- and for most, it's not money or glory.
As a major data breach once again makes headlines, Australia is debating new legislation that could make disclosure of hacks mandatory.