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What role should IT play in a post-COVID world?

01 June, 2020 by Chris Herrmann*

The IT sector has a responsibility to play its part in helping society recover from COVID-19 and set the pace for future stability.

Ransomware evolves to hide in virtual machines

27 May, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Sophos has uncovered an advanced new campaign using a virtual machine to deploy and run ransomware undetected by security software.

ICT sector tops list of shrinking job vacancies

25 May, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australia's ICT industry topped the list of online job vacancies posted online in April despite total new postings for the sector plummeting by 38%.

Australians unprepared for digital and telehealth

02 April, 2020 by Amy Sarcevic

Government has made digital and telehealth available through bulkbilling but Australians may hesitate to use the tech.

Best of 2019: Getting to grips with privacy obligations

30 December, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Across the festive season we'll be reprising some of our best articles from 2019. Today, a panel of experts discusses Australia's privacy compliance rules.

Best of 2019: Cloud customers still making basic security mistakes

27 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Across the festive season we'll be reprising some of our best articles from 2019. Today we take another look at security essentials for the cloud.

The highs and lows of IT in 2019

18 December, 2019 by Robert Hudson

Implementation of legislation, ongoing security challenges, the nbn, skills visas and many other topics dominated the IT headlines in 2019.

WCD attacks still a significant issue

18 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The highly publicised web cache detection vulnerability is still plaguing a number of the world's top websites nearly two years after its discovery.

All the world's top 500 supercomputers run Linux

16 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

All 500 of the world's fastest supercomputers use Linux, and nearly half are located in China, according to the latest TOP500 list.

Microsoft launches Teams for Linux preview

16 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft has launched a public preview of its Microsoft Teams collaboration app for Linux.

Cryogenic chip step towards viable quantum computers

12 December, 2019

Intel's new cryogenic control chip could bring us closer to a practical, commercially viable quantum computer.

ITPA member survey — please participate!

12 December, 2019

We want your help to improve our member services, so please take two minutes to fill in our short online survey.

Does Australia really have an ICT skills shortage?

04 December, 2019 by Sean Bates, ITPA

Industry complains of the lack of skilled IT staff while at the same time students are flocking to our universities. Where does the truth lie?

Australian-led operation takes down hacking tool

03 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The AFP has led an international law enforcement action taking down a website hosting a remote access trojan hacking tool.

Microsoft names next Windows 10 feature update

03 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The company has released the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19033 in both the fast and slow rings of the Insider program.

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