law

Govt wants to punish data misuse with $10m-plus fines

Govt wants to punish data misuse with $10m-plus fines

Won’t introduce draft legislation until after election.
Mar 25 2019 12:07PM
Australia's anti-encryption laws ridiculed on world stage

Australia's anti-encryption laws ridiculed on world stage

'Not going to end well for anyone'.
Mar 6 2019 3:47PM
Tabcorp uses data to spot suspicious gamblers and appease regulators

Tabcorp uses data to spot suspicious gamblers and appease regulators

Finding misuse and criminal patterns faster.
Feb 25 2019 12:00PM
Aussie IT firms cop customer trust hit as encryption laws bite

Aussie IT firms cop customer trust hit as encryption laws bite

Face 'regular questions' from customers and prospects.
Feb 14 2019 6:42AM
Govt moves to extend encryption-busting powers to anti-corruption agencies

Govt moves to extend encryption-busting powers to anti-corruption agencies

Proposes changing 'interception agency' definition.
Feb 13 2019 5:18PM
Encryption busting laws face new probe

Encryption busting laws face new probe

Final amendments fall under the microscope.
Dec 17 2018 4:13PM
ASD chief insists new encryption laws won't see Aussie tech shunned like Huawei

ASD chief insists new encryption laws won't see Aussie tech shunned like Huawei

"The comparison is absurd".
Dec 12 2018 4:33PM
Australia gets world-first encryption busting laws

Australia gets world-first encryption busting laws

Labor passes bill without changes it claimed were needed.
Dec 6 2018 7:36PM
Four hour 'top secret' briefing used to press encryption law need

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
Australia setting itself up as Five Eyes' weakest link

Australia setting itself up as Five Eyes' weakest link

Law Council worries we could become "funnel" for allies' data requests.
Sep 24 2018 9:52AM
Telstra frets network breakage, trust breaches from decryption laws

Telstra frets network breakage, trust breaches from decryption laws

Lays out list of security concerns.
Sep 22 2018 11:00AM
Victoria looks to settle legal disputes online

Victoria looks to settle legal disputes online

Hopes to improve equality of access.
Sep 10 2018 6:55AM
Internet providers face broadband marketing laws

Internet providers face broadband marketing laws

New bill aims to give the ACCC "teeth".
Feb 26 2018 11:56AM
Govt asked to formally protect Uber, food delivery workers

Govt asked to formally protect Uber, food delivery workers

Proposal to expand employment laws.
Feb 7 2018 11:57AM
Should AI be in charge of sentencing Australia's criminals?

Should AI be in charge of sentencing Australia's criminals?

Swinburne researchers put forward their case.
Jan 30 2018 11:10AM
Aussie crypto exchange turns attention to new laws

Aussie crypto exchange turns attention to new laws

BTC Markets expects delays, fine-tuning.
Jan 3 2018 10:37AM
AFP's foreign metadata disclosures dip

AFP's foreign metadata disclosures dip

New figures revealed in quick succession.
Dec 11 2017 2:30PM
US asks China not to enforce cybersecurity law

US asks China not to enforce cybersecurity law

Argues impact on cross-border data transfers.
Sep 27 2017 11:22AM
Judge orders Google to turn over foreign emails

Judge orders Google to turn over foreign emails

Opposite ruling to similar case with Microsoft.
Feb 6 2017 6:37AM
UK considers ten-year prison term for file sharers

UK considers ten-year prison term for file sharers

Stronger stance on copyright infringement.
Jul 20 2015 5:10AM

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