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- Privacy complaints jump by 183% in FY14
- Australian Privacy Commissioner won’t be taking 'softly, softly approach' with privacy reforms
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) received 4,239 privacy complaints during FY14, a 183 per cent increase on the 1,496 received in the previous financial year, according to a report.
Australian Privacy Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim is urging government agencies and businesses to protect their IT systems against the Bourne Again Shell (Bash) vulnerability.
An investigation by the Australian Privacy Commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim, and the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has concluded that Telstra breached three National Privacy Principles (NPPs) after 15,775 phone numbers, names and home addresses contained in spreadsheets were found online via a Google search in May 2013.
Australian Privacy Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim has warned enterprises and government agencies that he won’t be taking a "softly, softly approach" to privacy investigations when his new powers come into effect on 12 March 2014.
The final set of draft Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) have been released for public consultation by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC).
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