SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
AHRC wasn't consulted on privacy commission merger 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form.
 
States go into bat to save the OAIC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee to report on proposed disbanding.
 
Privacy complaints hit record levels as OAIC winds down 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hike in data breaches reported.
 
SA govt staff warned not to skirt FOI with personal email 
 
Govts pressure Google for more user data 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian requests dip slightly.
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
Sydney Trains brings train data into the digital era 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims to deliver travellers better information.
 
Information Commissioner signals 23 OAIC jobs at risk 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Increasing workload could leave privacy complaints unseen.
 
Information Commissioner out as privacy/FOI office shut down 
 
NSW Police to overhaul FOI system 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Long-awaited replacement to paper-based interim solution.
 
New keylogging malware steals Tumblr log-in credentials 
By Doug Drinkwater | Dec 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Chrome extension harvests personal info.
 
Turnbull's communications 'blue book' stays secret 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Some public interest, but not enough?
 
Budget cuts slow work at NSW information commission 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
No time left to champion citizen’s information rights.
 
Myer, OneSteel drive deliveries home with data 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
Powering the nextgen customer experience.
 
NBN Co sinks Telstra's NBN info-sharing plan 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Joins laundry-list of ISPs.
 
iiNet, Optus reject Telstra's revised NBN infosec plan 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Changes welcome but below standard.
 
Parliament backs crime data sharing overhaul 
By Ry Crozier | May 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
IT challenges being scoped.
 
Govt remains secretive on $80k procurement threshold 
By John Hilvert | May 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
"Net benefit" document declared exempt under FOI.
 
Telstra forced to redraw NBN info handling rules 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Four of six migration measures knocked back by regulator.
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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
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  15%
 
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