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Android randomness, Sniffer dustbins, Unpatch Wednesday, ATM skimming - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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How does a bug in Android put your Bitcoins at risk? Why did the City of London bin its bins? What was Unpatch Wednesday? What to do with a 3D printer after you've made your own gun?

Find out in 60 seconds!

New South Wales Police wrap up bomb-hoax case with "cyberinvestigative willingness"

New South Wales Police wrap up bomb-hoax case with "cyberinvestigative willingness"

Last year we wrote about a bomb-hoax crime, and a criminal, that perplexed Sydneysiders, and attracted world coverage.

The suspect is off to prison for at least 10 years, thanks to the cyberinvestigative willingness of the NSW Police.

Calling all BSD lovers - just how much of a fan are you?

Calling all BSD lovers - just how much of a fan are you?

Here's a story - and a challenge, at least if you're from my part of the world - for the BSD fans amongst us.

Just how much of a fan are you?

Politicians' iPad prank sets poor standards for electorate

Parliamentarians in schoolboy prank set poor standards for electorate

MPs in the New South Wales Parliament couldn't resist perpetrating an online prank on one of their number earlier this week.

But Tweeting from a colleague's iPad whilst he's addressing the House doesn't set very good standards for the electorate...

Lost USB keys back in the spotlight in Privacy Commission report

Lost USB keys back in the spotlight in Privacy Commission report

In late 2011, we published our analysis of a bunch of USB keys we'd bought at a lost property auction.

We got a number of surprises - not least that the Privacy Commissioner decided he wanted a word with us. Find out what happened next...

Australian bomb hoax suspect tracked across internet and arrested in Kentucky, USA

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For the last two weeks, Australia has been fascinated with a peculiar crime committed in one of Sydney's most prestigious suburbs.

If you've heard the name of the victim, Madeleine Pulver, you've probably heard the story behind the crime.

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The Minister of Transport for New South Wales, David Campbell, announced at the start of this week the name of the successful bidder for Sydney's new electronic ticketing system. The new system is supposed to deliver integrated contactless electronic ticketing Read more…