However a previously unreported United States embassy cable released by the US National Archives and published by WikiLeaks provides an unusually detailed account of Murdoch's outlook during one of the most tumultuous periods of Australian politics.
The media industry grew outraged on Monday after the Associated Press reported that the Justice Department secretly investigated at least 20 of its phone lines and at least seven of its individual journalists over a period of at least two months last year.
A new piece of Android malware has been discovered that can intercept your incoming text messages and forward them on to criminals. Once installed, the trojan can be used to steal sensitive messages for blackmailing purposes or more directly, codes which are used to confirm online banking transactions.
As Crikey has demonstrated many times, the actual threat of cybercrime is grossly exaggerated by governments, the corporate media and cybersecurity companies. They exaggerate it with the goal of lifting sales of security products and justifying increases in state control of the internet.