The Attorney-General's Department expects a system to allow law enforcement agencies to more easily match facial images using biometric data to be operational by mid-2016.
Scientists from the Defence Science and Technology Group have developed a device to verify the security of online content being delivered over untrusted computer machines or networks.
As recent US government experience shows, data breaches are inevitable. What's important is how quickly we react and the steps we take to minimise the damage, said FireEye's Phil Vasic.
An industry roundtable, chaired by Christian Porter, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, today discussed potential strategies to strengthen the nation's cybersecurity landscape.
Security concerns arise as Australia becomes the most targeted nation by scammers sending phishing emails designed to extract personal data from victims
NSW's shared services agency will build a centralised procurement catalogue for ICT and other goods and services using technology from UK firm cloudBuy.
Few know what goes into ensuring online organisations are who they say they are. GTR tours one of Symantec's 4 digital certificate authorities to find out.
NSW Fire and Rescue has built an extensive identity and access management (IAM) framework that's managing large numbers of people and resources.
New Zealand's RealMe identity service has set an example for government agencies seeking to establish portable, universal identity services.
Demand for identity and access management (IAM) solutions is driving new investments across government agencies securing cloud and citizen services.
A presentation by border protection minister Scott Morrison will highlight the role of biometrics in the government's Customs-Immigration reinvention.
The rise of bring your own device (BYOD) demand is forcing government departments to reconsider their assumptions about smartphone security.
Government agencies are targeted more frequently by hackers than any other industry, an analysis by security vendor FireEye has found.
SA Police will use a mobile fingerprint scanning biometric system from NEC to confirm the identity of suspects while still on the scene.
Members of the public have until 7 March to comment on the government's online child safety measures, which include faster takedown of social-media content.