Information resources management

10 April 2017

This report found deficiencies in the Department of Human Services' implementation of the automated debt system known as Online Compliance Intervention.

10 March 2017

This report looks at zero-day vulnerabilities - software vulnerabilities for which no patch or fix has been publicly released - and assesses their usefulness in cyber operations, and defensive and...

3 October 2016

Australia is collecting more metadata per capita and issuing more warrants to intercept communications than the U.S, UK and Canada, according to a new report.

Audio interview
29 September 2016

The Federal Health Department has removed a previously public set of data from the internet, after researchers discovered they could identify medical information.

27 September 2016

Assesses the approach of 23 regional countries to the challenges and opportunities that cyberspace presents, in terms of their governance structure, legislation, law enforcement, military,...

Journal article
15 September 2016

We present a study of which baseline to use when testing a new retrieval technique. In contrast to past work, we show that measuring a statistically significant improvement over a weak baseline is...

23 August 2016

This report identifies ways to build thoughtfully on National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education's (NITLE) legacy to support the use of digital technologies in liberal education.

23 August 2016

This report promotes the idea that it is crucial for organisations that hold personal information electronically to adopt clear and appropriate processes, procedures and systems to handle...

Audio interviewAudio program
16 August 2016

Emily Bourke reports on the implications of the botched ABS online census for IT providers vying for future government contracts.

18 July 2016

This new census report suggests that Australia is facing a potentially critical shortage of health librarians.