The Australian Computer Society (ACS) has given the thumbs up to new regulations mandating data breach notification, with strong endorsement of the guiding purpose of the government’s Privacy Amendment Bill which will allow individuals to take steps to protect themselves from a likely risk of serious harm resulting from a data breach.
A coalition of telecommunications industry groups has warned that proposed new federal government legislation intended to help protect Australian communications networks and businesses from cyber attack and sabotage might actually make them more exposed to the threats.
Internet Australia chief Laurie Patton has described the federal government's proposal to introduce a levy on telcos to compensate the NBN for “increasing losses being posted on its fixed wireless and satellite services” as robbing Peter to pay Paul.
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