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ABS to keep Census identity data on file for far less time

ABS to keep Census identity data on file for far less time

Names, addresses will now be kept for two and three years.
Jul 21 2020 6:33PM
ABS re-examines how long it keeps Census names, addresses

ABS re-examines how long it keeps Census names, addresses

Independent privacy assessment to inform decision.
Aug 26 2019 12:33PM
Census 2021 digital services handed to PwC, AWS

Census 2021 digital services handed to PwC, AWS

Security front of mind after 2016 debacle.
May 3 2019 12:38PM
ABS scores $38m to avoid another Census bungle

ABS scores $38m to avoid another Census bungle

Budget 2019: Funding to address issues from 2016 survey.
Apr 2 2019 8:07PM
Algorithm flaw meant Census responses could be identified

Algorithm flaw meant Census responses could be identified

Vulnerability already fixed by ABS.
Feb 25 2019 11:55AM
ABS may stop counting Internet access in 2021 census

ABS may stop counting Internet access in 2021 census

Everyone's got a smartphone, so ABS thinks it's pointless to ask now.
Nov 14 2018 12:11PM
ABS searches for 2021 digital Census provider

ABS searches for 2021 digital Census provider

Wants secure cloud hosting for solution.
Sep 18 2018 10:31AM
ABS threw '400 censuses' of load at SSM survey

ABS threw '400 censuses' of load at SSM survey

Project was about rebuilding public trust.
Aug 3 2018 7:00AM
Specialist Aussie IT pros are earning more than ever

Specialist Aussie IT pros are earning more than ever

Security, management skills keenly sought.
Nov 27 2017 12:35PM
ABS brings in army of experts to help out with 2021 Census

ABS brings in army of experts to help out with 2021 Census

KPMG plus two panels.
Jun 9 2017 10:15AM
AFP hints at 'developments' in Census investigation

AFP hints at 'developments' in Census investigation

While ACIC defends ACORN.
Mar 16 2017 10:33AM
Govt refuses to make name entry voluntary in Census

Govt refuses to make name entry voluntary in Census

Won't implement additional privacy controls.
Feb 28 2017 9:45AM
Role leading Australia's online Census up for grabs

Role leading Australia's online Census up for grabs

As ABS CIO retires.
Feb 9 2017 11:49AM
IBM paid 'very substantial' compensation for Census failure

IBM paid 'very substantial' compensation for Census failure

PM insists settlement covers govt's costs.
Nov 25 2016 12:02PM
ABS told to end 'cosy' IBM lock-in after Census fail

ABS told to end 'cosy' IBM lock-in after Census fail

Blasted over trusted relationship and poor preparation.
Nov 24 2016 7:37PM
Senators call pre-Census privacy assessments "inadequate"

Senators call pre-Census privacy assessments "inadequate"

Question internal bias towards data matching.
Nov 24 2016 5:21PM
Geoblocking wasn't enough to secure Census: MacGibbon

Geoblocking wasn't enough to secure Census: MacGibbon

ABS should never have succumbed to "small" DDoS.
Oct 25 2016 5:05PM
IBM, Treasury in settlement talks over Census failure

IBM, Treasury in settlement talks over Census failure

While blame game continues.
Oct 25 2016 1:12PM
Bitter feud between partners as IBM deflects eCensus blame

Bitter feud between partners as IBM deflects eCensus blame

NextGen, Vocus refute claims of error.
Oct 20 2016 9:56AM
ABS claims IBM's botched geoblocking failed the Census

ABS claims IBM's botched geoblocking failed the Census

Blame game begins in post-survey hose down.
Sep 26 2016 9:28AM

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