Australia news live: watchdog warning to Optus customers as Coalition calls for tougher data protection laws

ACCC warning to Optus customers Australia’s competition and consumer watchdog has warned Optus customers they could be at risk of identity theft after a major data hack. AAP reports: Cyber … Read More

UK’s data privacy watchdog sets out three-year plan to deal with ‘increasing demand and shrinking resources’

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is today to set out a three-year plan about how it will uphold data protection laws amid “increasing demand and shrinking resources”. Part of this … Read More

WhatsApp in Westminster: Watchdog calls for review into officials’ use of private messaging apps

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has called for a review into the way government officials use private messaging channels to conduct official business. The private messaging channels include apps like … Read More

UN nuclear watchdog ‘absolutely confident’ in Australia’s commitment to non-proliferation

The UN nuclear watchdog is confident in Australia’s commitment to nuclear non-proliferation, but says the technical details remain to be seen. The director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, … Read More