The Public Accounts and Audit committee will today scrutinise the progress four Australian government agencies are making improving their cyber resilience.
New guidelines developed by the office of the National Data Commissioner will seek to encourage the secure sharing and release of government data.
Nearly 9 in 10 public sector organisations in markets including Australia have fallen victim to at least one cyber attack in the last two years.
The NSW Government is searching for a new Government Chief Information Security Officer to replace the departing Dr Maria Milosavljevic.
Justice Minister Andrew Little has announced that John Edwards has been reappointed as the Privacy Commissioner.
The Australian Signals Directorate is seeking vendors for a project to build a protective DNS for all levels of government and critical infrastructure providers.
A secure identity management system is vital if governments are to protect data as staff join, move and leave.
The director-general of New Zealand's GCSB has denied reports the bureau faced US pressure to reject a 5G rollout proposal due to the use of Huawei equipment.
A new inquiry into cyber resilience has been launched by the Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit.
The suspected nation state attackers of the Parliament House computer network also compromised the networks of the Labor, Liberal and National parties.
The DTA has released the details of its $700,000 study into the use of blockchain in government, warning that the technology is still far from mature.
The Australian Signals Directorate is searching for four new senior executives to lead various branches of the Australian Cyber Security Centre.
The Department of Parliamentary Services is investigating a "sophisticated" attack on the Australian Parliamentary House network and email server.
The world's senior data protection and privacy commissioners will meet in Albania in October to discuss developments in data, IT and AI.
NSW state agencies will be required to identify their critical information assets and devise a cybersecurity response plan under the new Cyber Security Policy.