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OAIC releases 12-month data breach scheme report – encourages entities to move beyond compliance

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) this week released its 12-month Insights Report for the Notifiable Data Breach (NDB) Scheme (Report).  The Report shows trends and noteworthy statistics from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019, reporting an uptick in notifications and identifying the most common cyber trends leading to a requirement to … Continue reading

Cyber-attacks are getting more sophisticated – are you safe?

It has become common knowledge that password protection and encryption of data are some of the most effective ways of preventing your information from ending up in the wrong hands. As cybercriminals adapt to advances in password protection and encryption technology, it is important to remember that these measures cannot completely eliminate the risk of … Continue reading