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DHS official says no proof Kaspersky software used for breaches

A senior cyber security official at the US Department of Homeland Security has told a Congressional panel that she has yet to see any proof that software made by Kaspersky Lab has been exploited to infiltrate US government systems.

Digital Health Agency says tech is transforming disease management

The Australian Digital Health Agency, established last year by the federal government, says technology is already transforming Australia’s ability to predict, diagnose, and treat disease, but more needs to be done.

After US, British spies raise doubts about Kaspersky Lab

After its products were banned from use in the US public sector, Russian security company Kaspersky Lab now faces questions over its products in the UK, with British spooks raising fears that its software may be used by Russia for gathering intelligence.

Missouri launches anti-trust probe into Google

The US state of Missouri has launched an investigation into Google, seeking to determine whether the search giant has broken consumer protection and anti-trust laws.

Laurie Patton, Australian Smart Communities Association (ASCA)

The federal government’s funding of the first grants under its Smart Cities and Suburbs Programme is indicative of the growing realisation in government circles that smart technologies will positively transform communities, according to the Australian Smart Communities Association.

Google faces second EU fine, this time over AdSense

Google is likely to be hit with another big fine from the European Union in the next few weeks, this time over its AdSense advertising system.

Federal Court finds Meriton misled, deceived consumers on TripAdvisor

National accommodation services company Meriton Property Services, has been found by the Federal Court to have engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct online over its posting of reviews of its properties on the TripAdvisor website.

ACMA issues stern warning to iTalkBB over second consumer protections breach

Telecommunications services provider iTalkBB Australia has been warned to take compliance seriously by the telecommunications regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority, over its second breach in less than three years of the consumer protections code.

CIA created code to impersonate Kaspersky Lab: WikiLeaks

The CIA created code that could be used to impersonate exfiltration attempts from computers infected with its malware implants as being staged by others, according to WikiLeaks. Three examples of impersonating Kaspersky Lab were released by the whistle-blower website on Thursday.

ACMA finds Seven made unfair claims about online vendor

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has found that Channel Seven Adelaide made inaccurate and unfair claims about an online flower delivery business, Bloomex, and ordered the network to take corrective steps.

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