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Govt moves to extend encryption-busting powers to anti-corruption agencies
Proposes changing 'interception agency' definition.
Feb 13 2019 5:18PM
Home Affairs says encryption-busting laws now in use
Training expands to police forces this month.
Jan 30 2019 4:28PM
Free government decryption keys save ransomware victims millions
But most don't benefit from such good fortune.
Jan 14 2019 4:15PM
Encryption busting laws face new probe
Final amendments fall under the microscope.
Dec 17 2018 4:13PM
Shetler blasts its new encryption busting laws
Compares power grab to debunked WMD claims.
Dec 10 2018 11:34PM
Australia gets world-first encryption busting laws
Labor passes bill without changes it claimed were needed.
Dec 6 2018 7:36PM
Govt to green-light 'selectively' targeted vulnerabilities
Under its encryption bill.
Dec 6 2018 11:11AM
Australia's encryption bill faces 17 changes to pass parliament
And an eleventh-hour rush through both houses.
Dec 5 2018 8:53PM
Labor and Coalition agree to encryption "compromise"
Sets Australia on course for controversial laws by Christmas.
Dec 4 2018 5:14PM
Australia’s diplomats at odds with crypto bill
DFAT signs on to Paris Call for cyber stability.
Dec 3 2018 12:00PM
Govt piles on encryption pressure in final week
Debate to resume despite joint parliamentary inquiry.
Dec 3 2018 11:47AM
Labor won't back full encryption bill: Dreyfus
Urges government to adopt interim deal.
Nov 30 2018 4:38PM
Crypto Bill undermines parliamentary privilege: Senate President
Dutton cops a black eye from Black Rod.
Nov 30 2018 6:30AM
Four hour 'top secret' briefing used to press encryption law need
Idea floated to limited use cases to counter-terrorism only.
Nov 26 2018 6:15PM
Cyber industry probes economic impact of crypto bill
Australian Strategic Policy Institute and AustCyber conducting joint survey.
Nov 23 2018 11:35AM
Encryption committee caught in crossfire as debate flares
Don’t buckle to govt pressure, says industry.
Nov 23 2018 7:10AM
Cisco wants option to contest decryption notices in court
Unhappy with options for "good faith" disputes.
Oct 19 2018 1:57PM
Australia's encryption-busting bill also after PINs, passwords
Home Affairs proposes simpler mechanism to get at data.
Oct 19 2018 11:09AM
Mozilla warns decryption laws will break open source
And cause users to distrust automatic updates.
Oct 16 2018 6:25AM
Apple says decryption should 'alarm every Australian'
The security weaknesses and spying it could be forced to do.
Oct 13 2018 10:49PM
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