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  • Dozens more government agencies accessing 'metadata'

    More than 100 federal, state and local government agencies are known to be accessing so-called telecommunications ‘metadata’ despite not being among the list of enforcement agencies included in the data retention legislation.

    Written by Rohan Pearce16 July 19 16:50
  • Comms Alliance criticises feds over data retention funding delays

    The Communications Alliance has criticised the federal government over ongoing delays around how much it will subsidise Australia’s telecommunications service providers to comply with mandatory data retention legislation.

    Written by Byron Connolly12 April 16 17:09
  • Internet Australia slams shortfall in data retention funding

    Internet Australia has criticised the government over the launch of its Data Retention Grants Program, reiterating that $128.4 million allocated to the initiative falls "well short" of the total costs incurred by ISPs.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner11 Jan. 16 15:23
  • ​Breach notification legislation: Friend or foe?

    The Australian government has announced the delay of its decision on mandating the data breach notification scheme. Does this mean we, as Australian consumers and citizens, are sitting ducks?

    Written by Nick Race24 Nov. 15 16:26