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Australia faces lawsuits over asylum seeker data breach

Australia faces lawsuits over asylum seeker data breach

Immigration Minister still holds power in protection decision.
Mar 10 2014 12:40PM
Privacy commissioner to investigate Immigration data breach

Privacy commissioner to investigate Immigration data breach

Updated: KPMG appointed by dept to review incident.
Feb 19 2014 2:12PM
Hardline approach to follow new Privacy Act

Hardline approach to follow new Privacy Act

Talks tough on Privacy Act amendments.
Nov 26 2013 9:19AM
Privacy Commissioner plans hardline approach to new Act

Privacy Commissioner plans hardline approach to new Act

Talks tough on Privacy Act amendments.
Nov 25 2013 12:52PM
Build privacy into your systems or risk penalties: Pilgrim

Build privacy into your systems or risk penalties: Pilgrim

Privacy Commissioner spruiks ‘compelling’ business case.
Apr 29 2013 2:05PM
Dreyfus backs mandatory data breach laws

Dreyfus backs mandatory data breach laws

More talks on the cards.
Apr 29 2013 1:47PM
Attorney-General backs mandatory data breach laws

Attorney-General backs mandatory data breach laws

More talks on the cards.
Apr 29 2013 9:08AM
Hackers face loyalty card treasure trove

Hackers face loyalty card treasure trove

Aussies' personal details on the line.
Aug 13 2012 2:00PM
Privacy reforms give commissioner teeth

Privacy reforms give commissioner teeth

Companies face financial penalties.
May 2 2012 12:18PM
ANZ botches bank statement fix

ANZ botches bank statement fix

Shuts down online statements service within 24 hours.
Jan 13 2012 9:51AM
Senate Committee warning on ISP data retention

Senate Committee warning on ISP data retention

Finds it unconvincing.
Apr 8 2011 6:41AM
Privacy Commissioner too slow on telco complaints

Privacy Commissioner too slow on telco complaints

Commissioner should "name and shame" wrongdoers, say UNSW researchers.
Sep 14 2010 2:35PM
Google breached Australians' privacy: Commissioner

Google breached Australians' privacy: Commissioner

Google apologises: "We failed badly here".
Jul 9 2010 3:19PM
Data breach disclosure, new guidelines to help Australian businesses

Data breach disclosure, new guidelines to help Australian businesses

A data breach notification guideline to assist businesses and government agencies in the case of a significant data breach is currently in development, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) has announced.
Feb 14 2008 7:05AM
Commissioner renews calls for data breach disclosure laws

Commissioner renews calls for data breach disclosure laws

Karen Curtis, the Australian Privacy Commissioner has renewed calls for mandatory data breach laws in Australia in a 786-page submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC).
Jan 30 2008 3:46PM
Assess risk and determine encryption needs, urges Privacy Commissioner

Assess risk and determine encryption needs, urges Privacy Commissioner

Following the UK government’s decision to ban the removal of un-encrypted laptops from government buildings, Australia’s Privacy Commissioner Karen Curtis is urging organisations to conduct risk assessments to determine whether their stored data requires encryption security.
Jan 29 2008 7:01PM

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