Update on mandatory data breach notification laws

By | June 18th, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

The long-awaited amendments to the Privacy Act 1988 making reporting of serious data breaches mandatory, has been passed in the [...]

Mandatory data breach notification Bill before Parliament

By | May 30th, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

The Attorney-General has put before Parliament a mandatory data breach notification bill, which will require businesses and government agencies to [...]

Mandatory data breach notification finally on the table in Australia

By | October 18th, 2012|Identity Theft, Privacy Commissioner|

Should organisations be required by law to make data breach notifications when they occur? The Australian government has finally put [...]

Privacy Protection set to be heightened under Australian Law

By | May 3rd, 2012|Identity Theft, Legislation, Privacy Commissioner|

Big changes are coming for Australian privacy rights and laws governing the use of personal information. The Australian Government has [...]