Stories by Darren Pauli

Kogan talks net filter

<i>Computerworld Australia</i> talks to Kogan Technologies' Ruslan Kogan about its new offering to protect mums and dads from spams and scams.

Room for two? CERTainly

There’s enough cybercrime for Australia’s twin Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs), but some say bad blood simmers in the wake of failed negotiations and allegations of staff poaching.

Telcos give a tick to NBN ad splash

Several Internet service providers have backed the Federal Government’s $16 million advertising splash designed to shore-up public support for the National Broadband Network (NBN).

ACMA to talk blacklist security

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) will discuss blacklist security with a web filter vendor next week, amid reports the list will be hijacked or stolen.

Apps must disconnect to survive

If your mobile application can’t work inside a lift, or crashes though train tunnels then you need to back to the drawing board, says one Windows Phone 7 developer.

Mariposa might be Russian

Security expert Eugene Kaspersky thinks the world’s biggest botnet, Mariposa, was crafted in Russia and its designers will escape scot-free.