New laws will give Aussies access to their bank, telco, energy data |iTnews

The federal government has promised to introduce a national ‘consumer data right’ into law allowing consumers open access to their banking, energy, and telco data next year.

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Computer password laws being ‘sneaked’ through SA Parliament, Greens say | ABC News (Australia)

The laws were sold as a further measure against child exploitation material, but the Greens worry they are being expanded to cover offences such as fraud.

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Audio: Privacy concerns about My Health Record system | ABC Radio

From next year the Government will have an electronic file that holds the medical records of every Australian. In the wake of the Defence hack, critics warn sensitive information could fall into the wrong hands. Eliza Borrello reports.

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