privacy

First states upload data to national facial recognition system

First states upload data to national facial recognition system

Victoria, Tasmania play national guinea pigs.
Sep 17 2019 11:57AM
NSW Health to trial body-worn cameras on paramedics

NSW Health to trial body-worn cameras on paramedics

To deter violence against personnel.
Sep 10 2019 2:45PM
US judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed

US judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed

Calls company's views on privacy "so wrong."
Sep 10 2019 12:40PM
Microsoft's LinkedIn loses appeal over scraping of user profiles

Microsoft's LinkedIn loses appeal over scraping of user profiles

New precedent for access to publicly visible information.
Sep 10 2019 6:45AM
Google open sources differential privacy dev library

Google open sources differential privacy dev library

While under fire for privacy breaches.
Sep 6 2019 6:35AM
Aussie loyalty data lakes targeted in ACCC crackdown

Aussie loyalty data lakes targeted in ACCC crackdown

Over alleged privacy and consent abuse.
Sep 5 2019 10:37AM
Researchers studying Facebook's impact on democracy threaten to quit

Researchers studying Facebook's impact on democracy threaten to quit

Saying the company failed to make data available to researchers as pledged.
Aug 28 2019 1:33PM
OAIC reduces frequency of data breach reporting

OAIC reduces frequency of data breach reporting

Despite steady stream of notifications.
Aug 28 2019 6:55AM
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
Google moots open standards to limit user web tracking

Google moots open standards to limit user web tracking

The cookie crumbles as users fight invasive marketing on the web.
Aug 23 2019 1:58PM
Microsoft's latest privacy policy says vendors listen to voice data

Microsoft's latest privacy policy says vendors listen to voice data

Latest tech giant to admit practice.
Aug 16 2019 6:28AM
Botched myki data release breached privacy laws

Botched myki data release breached privacy laws

Semi-redacted data from 15 million cards published online.
Aug 15 2019 12:18PM
NSW govt considers making data breach reporting mandatory

NSW govt considers making data breach reporting mandatory

Reviews existing voluntary scheme.
Aug 7 2019 7:15AM
WA offers first glimpse at future data sharing laws

WA offers first glimpse at future data sharing laws

Proposes new chief data officer, privacy commissioner roles.
Aug 6 2019 6:59AM
Apple, Google pause reviewing audio recordings from voice assistants

Apple, Google pause reviewing audio recordings from voice assistants

After privacy concerns revealed.
Aug 5 2019 12:45PM
Sydney Airport is continuing its facial recognition trials

Sydney Airport is continuing its facial recognition trials

But says system isn’t capturing images without passengers' consent.
Jul 25 2019 12:29PM
Chrome's Incognito Mode has loophole

Chrome's Incognito Mode has loophole

Google will close it on July 30 to stop detection of private browsing.
Jul 19 2019 9:58AM
MYOB in payslip privacy bungle

MYOB in payslip privacy bungle

Blamed on cloud system "glitch".
Jul 4 2019 2:54PM
CBA to 'substantially' overhaul privacy under OAIC undertaking

CBA to 'substantially' overhaul privacy under OAIC undertaking

90 days to submit plans.
Jun 27 2019 11:48AM
NAB writes consumer privacy rights into its data architecture

NAB writes consumer privacy rights into its data architecture

Reveals architectural evolution, one year on.
Jun 24 2019 7:10AM

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