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Luckless Lush hammered in hack

Australian cosmetics retailer Lush has pulled the kill-switch on its web store following a security breach. In a statement that replaced its home page on Tuesday, Lush Australia says it has been alerted that the security breach may have exposed customers' credit card information. The statement directs customers to contact their …
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Ericsson to deploy 4G/LTE into Telstra network

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Telstra CEO David Thodey has announced deployment plans for the carrier’s 4G/LTE network. Thodey says the central business districts of all Australian capitals, plus selected regional centres (bets on Newcastle, Wollongong and the Gold Coast), will be upgraded to the technology by year- …
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Australian Liberal MPs splurge on sticky, delicious ... toner

In a stunning spending spree dubbed “tonergate” by those who append –gate to any potential political scandal, News.com.au has reported that opposition MPs in Australia blew close to $100,000 per week on office supplies last year, ahead of a change to parliamentary allowance rules. News.com.au based its Daily Telegraph report on …