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Uber breached 1.2m Australians’ privacy

Uber breached 1.2 million Australian customers’ privacy when it failed to protect their data from a cyber attack in 2016, the Privacy Commissioner has determined after a three and a half year investigation which encountered “jurisdictional issues”. Names, email addresses, drivers licence numbers, and location data were stolen in

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Govt hunts for FOI Commissioner

The search is on for a Freedom of Information Commissioner after the federal government provided $1 million in funding to establish the position, as the nation’s privacy office battles an ever-growing FOI case backlog. The May budget included $1 million per year to establish the Freedom of Information Commissioner

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