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WikiLeaks (read: Julian Assange) has released a massive cache of alleged CIA documents related to the US agency's cyberwar efforts. The information purportedly reveals covert CIA hacking tools that can take over iPhones, Android phones, internet-connected TVs and pretty much any type of computer.

If the leaks are authentic (and there's reason to believe they are), this means the agency can snoop on any encrypted message around the world by intercepting the missive before encryption is applied. Here's everything we know so far.


A secret trade agreement in which Australia is participating would allow banks and other financial services providers to freely utilise "temporary" IT workers, potentially making life more difficult for contractors and those seeking full-time employment. It could also dramatically change rules relating to data sovereignty and the need to store data onshore. Here's what you need to know.