Australia’s foremost military mind wants our government to increase control of the internet for our protection. But should we?
Cybersecurity experts are urging Austrians to take greater care online with instances of blackmail and privacy breaches on the rise.
According to the former head of ASIO, we’re woefully underprepared to combat the growing threat of cyber-crime.
The selfishness of hackers knows no bounds, while they’re welcome to my banking details, or my identity, I’m certainly drawing the line at my Instagram images. On this, I have no filter.
What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Takodah Shea Wilson (12) responds to criticism that preteens are too young for Instagram; she’s forewarned, and forearmed.
Facebook has patented technology to read your emotions to tailor content and user experience, and even turn us into emoji. But what lies underneath?
George Brandis seems to have a problem with privacy, namely how our generation uses it. Perhaps if he did his research instead of making generalisations, he’d see we’re trying to safeguard it.
Over the long weekend, the government implemented their metadata retention system. Here’s what they can get without the need for a warrant.
Thinking of Internet-capable babysitters for the kids this Christmas? Well, buyer beware: you may sign up for more responsibility than you bargained for.
With increased connectivity, parenting has become a greater challenge. One must keep an eye on what our children share online, and it starts with the humble profile picture.
With the wide reach of the Internet comes the long arm of the law, with Police keeping an eye on ‘undesirables’. But is it right?