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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Veda investigated for selling personal information to marketersor utility service, or they default on a debt, Veda enters a record on their pe
Veda investigated for selling personal information to marketers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
or utility service, or they default on a debt, Veda enters a record on their permanent credit report. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) opened an investigation into Veda's data marketing subsidiary Inivio last month,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ever been knocked back for credit? It may not be your faultsatisfied with our findings they, can demand a reinvestigation, or external dis
Ever been knocked back for credit? It may not be your fault
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
satisfied with our findings they, can demand a reinvestigation, or external dispute resolution, or go to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to lodge a complaint." Privacy Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim told 7.30 his office... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Victoria to create information commissioner roleannounced today it will create an Office of the Victorian Information Commissio
Victoria to create information commissioner role
Computer World Australia / Posted 5 days ago
announced today it will create an Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner, mirroring the federal Office of the Australian Information Commissioner as well the Office of the Information Commissioner in Queensland and the Information and... Read more
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iTWire
What is big data and privacy? The OAIC needs your feedbackThe Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) is seeking public
What is big data and privacy? The OAIC needs your feedback
iTWire / Posted 9 days ago
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) is seeking public comment on the draft Guide to big data and the Australian Privacy Principles (APP) and if your business involves big data and analytics (or you are covered by the Privacy... Read more
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iTWire
New awards to recognise ‘champions’ of diversity in digital technology sectoris spearheaded by a committee representing 13 industry groups and businesses, i
New awards to recognise ‘champions’ of diversity in digital technology sector
iTWire / Posted 10 days ago
is spearheaded by a committee representing 13 industry groups and businesses, including Australian Computer Society (ACS), Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), Females in IT and Telecommunications (FITT), Vic ICT for Women,... Read more
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iTWire
Business Council joins expanding IoT Alliance AustraliaConsumer Action Network (ACCAN), Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Business Council joins expanding IoT Alliance Australia
iTWire / Posted 10 days ago
Consumer Action Network (ACCAN), Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Australian Industry Group (AIG), Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA), Business Council... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Privacy watchdog works on big data guidelinesThe Office of the Australian Information Commissioner is seeking feedback on a
Privacy watchdog works on big data guidelines
Computer World Australia / Posted 10 days ago
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner is seeking feedback on a draft guide to the interaction between so-called big data and Australian privacy law. In particular the draft examines how the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) apply... Read more
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WA Today
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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Canberra Times
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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The Young Witness
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
10d
Western Advocate
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Menulog customers access other people's private details and ordersbreach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can ta
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
breach, so that anyone who has suffered financial loss or identity theft can take action. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
10d
The Age
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orderstake action. Menulog customers took to Twitter to air security concerns. Photo
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
take action. Menulog customers took to Twitter to air security concerns. Photo: Supplied According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orderstake action. Menulog customers took to Twitter to air security concerns. Photo
Menulog customers access other people's private details and orders
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
take action. Menulog customers took to Twitter to air security concerns. Photo: Supplied According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, "an entity mistakenly provid[ing] personal information to the wrong person" constitutes... Read more
9 related stories
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Brisbane Times
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach riskprevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legi
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach risk
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
prevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legislation closed in March. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, the national privacy regulator, received 110 voluntary data breach notifications in... Read more
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WA Today
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach riskprevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legi
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach risk
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
prevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legislation closed in March. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, the national privacy regulator, received 110 voluntary data breach notifications in... Read more
4 related stories
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The Age
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach riskprevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legi
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach risk
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
prevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legislation closed in March. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, the national privacy regulator, received 110 voluntary data breach notifications in... Read more
4 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach riskprevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legi
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach risk
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
prevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legislation closed in March. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, the national privacy regulator, received 110 voluntary data breach notifications in... Read more
4 related stories
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Canberra Times
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach riskprevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legi
Cabcharge's database exposes customers to privacy breach risk
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
prevent financial losses or identity theft. Public submission on the draft legislation closed in March. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, the national privacy regulator, received 110 voluntary data breach notifications in... Read more
4 related stories
13d
iTWire
Government’s Cyber Security Strategy – free security check-ups for ANZ Businesssays David De Laine, Regional Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand,
Government’s Cyber Security Strategy – free security check-ups for ANZ Business
iTWire / Posted 13 days ago
says David De Laine, Regional Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand, Check Point Software Technologies. The Australian Information Security Association asserts that there are around 200,000 small-to-medium sized businesses (SMBs) in... Read more
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iTWire
Privacy is in your hands – Privacy Awareness Week 15-21 MayThe Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) hosts privacy awareness week (PA
Privacy is in your hands – Privacy Awareness Week 15-21 May
iTWire / Posted 16 days ago
The Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) hosts privacy awareness week (PAW) each year and it’s a great time to explore all aspects of privacy – not just online or cloud. For organisations, that means incorporating privacy into strategic... Read more
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CIO
Victorian govt to overhaul ITbe completed. Almost half the projects had either missed, or were anticipated t
Victorian govt to overhaul IT
CIO / Posted 16 days ago
be completed. Almost half the projects had either missed, or were anticipated to miss, their planned completion dates. The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) has welcomed the latest release of Victoria’s IT Strategy, with AIIA CEO... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Privacy Commissioner announces Right to Know Dayprivacy forums in Auckland and Wellington with UN Special Rapporteur for the Ri
Privacy Commissioner announces Right to Know Day
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
privacy forums in Auckland and Wellington with UN Special Rapporteur for the Right to Privacy Professor Joe Cannataci and Australian Information Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim• hosting two Technology and Privacy Forums• releasing a report with the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Daily Liberal / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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The Courier
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
The Courier / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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The Young Witness
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
The Young Witness / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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Western Advocate
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Western Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Kiama Independent / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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Manning River Times
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Manning River Times / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
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The North West Star
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine listthat his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a
Bureaucrats finally spill the secrets of Tony Abbott's wine list
The North West Star / Posted 24 days ago
that his "beverage preferences" were a matter of personal privacy. But after a battle that has taken more than a year, the Australian Information Commissioner has agreed with Labor's Senate leader that Mr Abbott's choice of party plonk is not, in... Read more
12 related stories
25d
Crikey
George Brandis won't hand over his metadatabattle between the Attorney-General’s Office and me to try to get a hold of Bra
George Brandis won't hand over his metadata
Crikey / Posted 25 days ago
battle between the Attorney-General’s Office and me to try to get a hold of Brandis’ metadata, with the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner acting as the mediator. This was an awkward position for the OAIC to be in, as the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Budget 2016: OAIC escapes axeThe government has backed down on its attempt to axe the Office of the Australi
Budget 2016: OAIC escapes axe
Computer World Australia / Posted 26 days ago
The government has backed down on its attempt to axe the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner. The Coalition government in the its 2014-15 budget announced the OAIC would be disbanded, with a new organisation — Office of the Privacy... Read more
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Crikey
Malcolm Turnbull delivers on transparency promise with OAICAfter two years in limbo, the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
Malcolm Turnbull delivers on transparency promise with OAIC
Crikey / Posted 26 days ago
After two years in limbo, the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner can breathe a sigh of relief, with the Turnbull government abandoning Abbott government plans to shut it down. In the 2014 horror budget, the Abbott government announced... Read more
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Adelaide Now
GPs putting your privacy at riskprivacy policy were found to have major holes in their systems. “A recent asse
GPs putting your privacy at risk
Adelaide Now / Posted a month ago
privacy policy were found to have major holes in their systems. “A recent assessment of GP practices by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) suggests that many practices could use more practical support to improve or... Read more
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Herald Sun
GPs putting your privacy at riskprivacy policy were found to have major holes in their systems. “A recent asse
GPs putting your privacy at risk
Herald Sun / Posted a month ago
privacy policy were found to have major holes in their systems. “A recent assessment of GP practices by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) suggests that many practices could use more practical support to improve or... Read more
2 related stories
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The Courier Mail
GPs putting your privacy at riskprivacy policy were found to have major holes in their systems. “A recent asse
GPs putting your privacy at risk
The Courier Mail / Posted a month ago
privacy policy were found to have major holes in their systems. “A recent assessment of GP practices by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) suggests that many practices could use more practical support to improve or... Read more
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