Displaying items by tag: Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)

Wednesday, 25 January 2023 11:20

Optus impersonation scams: ACMA alert

Scammers are continuing to impersonate the Optus brand to scam Australians, according to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) which has warned that it is receiving reports of convincing-looking email scams using Optus branding.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 18 January 2023 11:04

ACMA seeks feedback on news measurement tool  

The telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released a consultation paper seeking feedback on a ‘news measurement framework’ to monitor levels of diversity across Australia’s contemporary media landscape.

Published in Technology Regulation
Thursday, 22 December 2022 10:35

New phone numbering arrangements: ACMA

Changes to Australia’s Telecommunications Numbering Plan to further support scam reduction activities and improve the allocation of phone numbers, have been announced by the telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).

Published in Technology Regulation

Telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)has opened a consultation to seek views on proposed changes to the 2 GHz (1920–1980 MHz and 2110–2170 MHz) spectrum licence technical framework.

Published in Technology Regulation

Telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced it is consulting on spectrum licence technical framework for sunsetting instruments, indicating that it is proposing to remake them with some changes.

Published in Technology Regulation
Thursday, 28 July 2022 11:18

Impersonation scams still plague consumers

Consumers have been warned about ongoing scams where scammers are impersonating well-known telecommunications or tech companies like Telstra, NBN Co and Microsoft.

Published in Security

Australia’s telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has issued a warning refuting claims it had endorsed Interference management tools.

Published in Technology Regulation
Friday, 08 July 2022 11:31

Warning: Fake job offer texts are scams

Australians have been warned about text messages being sent out publically with job offers that are likely to be scams.

Published in Security

Telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announcned the new Broadcasting Services Commercial Radio Current Affairs Disclosure Standard 2022 which applies to all commercial radio broadcasting licensees that broadcast current affairs programs.

Published in Technology Regulation

The telecommunications industry regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Australian Financial Crimes Exchange (AFCX) which enables the exchange of information about unauthorised mobile number porting when it’s used for scams, fraud and financial crime.

Published in Technology Regulation

The telecommunications industry regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), has completed its sunset review of mobile premium services determinations.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

The telecommunications industry regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has opened applications for Australian news businesses wishing to register for the News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code.                  

Published in Technology Regulation

The telecommunications industry regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), is seeking public feedback on its compliance priorities for its 2021–22 work program.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

A trend in people shifting from fixed to mobile communications is continuing, according to the telecommunications industry regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).

Published in Mobility

Millions of scam telephone calls have been blocked in recent trial initiatives, according to telecoms industry peak body Communications Alliance, in the lead up to the newly announced introduction of a new industry code aimed at stopping scam calls.

Published in Telecoms & NBN

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has directed Telstra to comply with its billing accuracy obligations after an investigation found it had overcharged more than 10,000 customers a total of almost $2.5 million over a 12-year period.

Published in Telecoms & NBN
Friday, 06 November 2020 10:12

Internet draws in Australians in greater numbers

More Australians are using the Internet to view and listen to content more than ever before, according to new research.

Published in Market

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