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  • Big business faces new data breach notification laws

    Australian businesses with an annual turnover of $3 million or more will now be at the mercy of the Government's long-awaited mandatory data breach notification laws.

    Written by Leon Spencer13 Feb. 17 14:00
  • ​Australian firms face growing cyber litigation threat

    Australian companies face ‘US levels’ of litigation if they fail to prepare for mandatory data breach reporting requirements which are likely to come into effect this year, a lawyer has warned.

    Written by Byron Connolly25 July 16 11:36
  • ACCAN goes into bat for mandatory data breach bill

    The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has thrown its support behind mandatory data breach notification, saying it would lead to better security of private and financial information.

    Written by Hamish Barwick20 June 13 15:45
  • When to call for help after a data breach

    In spite of best practices, it is likely your organization will experience a serious data breach at some point. Once the initial shock wears off you'll be faced with numerous decisions, the most significant of which is whether to seek help from outside professionals such as attorneys, computer forensics investigators, information security consultants, privacy consultants and law enforcement.

    Written by Eric Vanderburg, director of information systems and security at JurInnov10 Jan. 13 15:57