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Consumer data right boosts OAIC staff levels

Consumer data right boosts OAIC staff levels

Highest level in over five years.
May 28 2018 6:00AM
Open banking to be phased in from mid-2019

Open banking to be phased in from mid-2019

Banks warn of challenges ahead.
May 11 2018 6:00AM
OAIC sees 63 data breach notifications in first six weeks

OAIC sees 63 data breach notifications in first six weeks

Majority the result of "human error".
Apr 11 2018 9:18AM
Australian privacy commissioner launches investigation into Facebook

Australian privacy commissioner launches investigation into Facebook

Inquiries turn official.
Apr 5 2018 1:11PM
The OAIC will continue with a single chief

The OAIC will continue with a single chief

No return to previous model.
Feb 27 2018 5:13PM
Australia's privacy commissioner to retire

Australia's privacy commissioner to retire

Pilgrim steps down.
Feb 20 2018 12:47PM
Govt reveals data breach notification format

Govt reveals data breach notification format

Will use it to collect and publish stats.
Sep 29 2017 6:45AM
OAIC investigates defunct firm's data leak in Qld, NT

OAIC investigates defunct firm's data leak in Qld, NT

About 4000 people impacted.
Sep 22 2017 11:50AM
OAIC investigating Flight Centre customer data leak

OAIC investigating Flight Centre customer data leak

Firm is 'co-operating' with inquiries.
Aug 21 2017 2:27PM
Blood Service escapes penalties in data breach investigation

Blood Service escapes penalties in data breach investigation

Contractor given harsher rebuke.
Aug 7 2017 11:51AM
OAIC forces Australian govt into a data privacy code

OAIC forces Australian govt into a data privacy code

To guard against any more breaches.
May 18 2017 9:59AM
Comcare hit with $23k privacy fine over FOI bungle

Comcare hit with $23k privacy fine over FOI bungle

Personal details published online.
Mar 30 2017 10:55AM
iiNet, WA Police find 'no evidence' of Westnet breach

iiNet, WA Police find 'no evidence' of Westnet breach

Case closed.
Mar 7 2017 12:45PM
Commissioner confirms privacy 'override' provisions exist

Commissioner confirms privacy 'override' provisions exist

Following release of Centrelink data to media.
Feb 28 2017 4:44PM
Landmark Australian ruling on what counts as 'personal information'

Landmark Australian ruling on what counts as 'personal information'

Privacy Commissioner knocked back in metadata case.
Jan 19 2017 12:06PM
OAIC tells govt to fix its privacy before criminalising data re-identification

OAIC tells govt to fix its privacy before criminalising data re-identification

Agencies need a privacy code.
Dec 19 2016 10:01AM
CBA salesman monitored ex-worker's data during unfair dismissal case

CBA salesman monitored ex-worker's data during unfair dismissal case

Bank whacked with $10,000 fine.
Dec 7 2016 6:50AM
Is data de-identification a myth?

Is data de-identification a myth?

Experts lock horns in Canberra.
Nov 16 2016 9:30PM
Medicare claims data sent to the wrong health records

Medicare claims data sent to the wrong health records

Human Services admits privacy breach.
Nov 14 2016 2:55PM
OAIC gears up for national privacy survey

OAIC gears up for national privacy survey

Have new laws changed the public's attitude?
Nov 8 2016 6:04AM

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