Category: Technology

Broken down by NBN technology: ACMA wants to publish telco complaints data

Among the new telco complaints-handling rules released by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) on Thursday is the intention to publish a quarterly report on customer complaints, including which NBN technology the customer is on, which would introduce much-needed transparency in the sector. “The key findings of our information-gathering […]

Meltdown and Spectre response hampered by ‘exclusive club’ secrecy

The secrecy that still surrounds many details of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities caused problems, and continues to cause problems, according to speakers at the open-source software conference in Sydney on Thursday. Information about newly-discovered software security vulnerabilities is normally kept under embargo until a fix is ready for […]