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Privacy complaints hit record levels as OAIC winds down 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Hike in data breaches reported.
 
Privacy law: Making it stick 
By Brett Winterford | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Q&A with Australia's Privacy Commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim.
 
AFP investigates alleged asylum seeker data theft 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Second breach “completely unacceptable” if true, says secretary.
 
JPMorgan reveals 83 million customers exposed by hack 
Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
True extent of data breach finally made public.
 
Privacy Commissioner warns business to fix Shellshock 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ignoring the threat risks breaching the Privacy Act.
 
Defence fined $5000 for privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Slap on the wrist from Privacy Commissioner.
 
US Home Depot investigating possible data breach 
Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Banks reportedly trace stolen cards to retailer.
 
Privacy Commissioner details 'reasonable steps' for data security 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to stay on the right side of the Privacy Act.
 
Red-faced Mozilla apologises for leaking user data 
 
eBay data breach sparks lawsuit 
Jul 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Disgruntled customers seek damages.
 
European central bank website hacked by extortionist 
 
NAB backs payments startup Stripe 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online payments provider launches in Australia.
 
Catch of the Day reveals three-year old data breach 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delays advising customers of early 2011 "cyber intrusion".
 
Medical records discovered in garden shed after robbery 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy Commissioner not impressed.
 
Cupid Media found culpable for password data breach 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Passwords stored as plain text.
 
Govt refuses to support data breach notification bill 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says legislation needs more work.
 
Domino's Pizza blackmailed over mass data leak 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Over 600,000 customer records captured.
 
Review reveals extent of access to leaked Immigration data 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
KPMG blames staff inexperience for breach.
 
Target US appoints a CISO 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lures General Motors security boss in response to data breach.
 
Information Commissioner signals 23 OAIC jobs at risk 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Increasing workload could leave privacy complaints unseen.
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