Researchers from the University of Melbourne have been able to easily re-identify patients from confidential data released by the federal Health department, without using decryption methods. Privacy commissioner investigating.
Optus Business is putting $3.5 million into Australia’s industry-led Cyber Security Cooperation Research Centre.
Australia is investing in short-term cyber technology goals, but what about longer-term strategic investments?
The Government, local industry and research organisations are pooling over $139 million worth of investment into a new cyber security research centre.