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Will introduce website blocking for non-Aussie torrent sites.
 
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By Allie Coyne | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN will make traditional sources 'of very little use'.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
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Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
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Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
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Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
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Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
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Big four bank says proposal could threaten market innovation.
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
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Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
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Doesn't include websites.
 
Telcos still in the dark as Govt moves on data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Bill due before the end of the year.
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