Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Qld finally starts looking for new privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Position to be filled after three-and-a-half year vacancy.
 
NSW to revisit legal protection for personal privacy 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Weighing up measures to protect against drones, revenge porn.
 
Optus admits handing user phone numbers to websites 
 
NT legislates to protect driver data from Wilson Parking  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Follows states to bolster privacy.
 
Adobe failed to properly protect customer data: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lack of security on old server made hacker’s work too easy.
 
Australia set to collect more biometric data at airports 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Committee rubberstamps government bill.
 
WA launches inquiry into govt IT buying 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will look beyond state borders for tips on best practice.
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
Qld Privacy Commission sends out Yammer warning 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Public servants told not to let down their guard.
 
Trust in the age of the data-driven supermarket 
By Paris Cowan | May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
As the custodian of Australia's biggest loyalty database, Coles digital chief Roger Sniezek says he will never risk breaching the trust of his customers.
 
Tor Cloud shut down 
By Juha Saarinen | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud service "still a good idea".
 
NSW Privacy Commissioner renews call for data offshoring rules 
By Paris Cowan | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sends information protection wishlist to government.
 
Top Aussie websites need to improve privacy policies: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data explainers still coming in at 18,000 words.
 
Vic govt to sell off bespoke energy rating software 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sustainability agency turns tech vendor.
 
Victoria promises new IT strategy focused on start-ups 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Jobs creation, broadband high on state agenda.
 
Telcos lobby Govt to fix 'piecemeal' approach to cyber security 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Want one lead agency, as long as it's not ASIO.
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
 
Harper review wants to hand big data power to consumers 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
New market in comparator tools should be driven by user records.
 
Govt scolded over another Immigration data leak 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
But Privacy Commissioner says he's happy with preventative measures.
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