Pressure Mounts On News Corp In Australia

from the Voice of America
Phil Mercer | July 21, 2011

Pressure Mounts On News Corp In Australia
Sydney Australia is to consider toughening its privacy laws in the wake of the British phone-hacking scandal that has stunned Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. Canberra said Thursday that …

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News Corp Phone Hacking Scandal May Spread To Australia

from the Huffington Post

News Corp’s phone hacking scandal threatened to spread to a third country
Friday, as Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard announced that she would be open to an investigation of the company’s practices in Murdoch’s native country. …

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Lulzsec gets hacking downunder

from the Register
By Natalie Apostolou • Notorious hackivist group Lulzsec has brought down Australian domain registrar and web hosts Distribute.IT and publicly published a list of 62000 international email
addresses and passwords. …
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/06/17/lulzsec_release_aus_data/