Information technology--Security measures

Report
6 January 2017

This report is a declassified version of a highly classified assessment that has been provided to the President and to recipients approved by the President.

Report
24 November 2016

This report, into the 2016 ABS eCensus, was prepared by the Alastair MacGibbon, the Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security.

Report
24 November 2016

This Senate Economics References Committee report examines the issues surrounding the problems associated with the 2016 Census.

Article
11 October 2016

Enabled by exponential technological advancements in data storage, transmission and analysis, the drive to ‘datify’ our lives is creating an ultra-transparent world where we are never free from...

Article
3 October 2016

Australia is collecting more metadata per capita and issuing more warrants to intercept communications than the U.S, UK and Canada, according to a new report.

Audio interview
29 September 2016

The Federal Health Department has removed a previously public set of data from the internet, after researchers discovered they could identify medical information.

Report
23 August 2016

This report promotes the idea that it is crucial for organisations that hold personal information electronically to adopt clear and appropriate processes, procedures and systems to handle...

Audio interviewAudio program
16 August 2016

Emily Bourke reports on the implications of the botched ABS online census for IT providers vying for future government contracts.

Audio interviewAudio program
12 August 2016

Interview with the ABS' chief statistician, David Kalisch, for an update on the 2016 online Census situation.

Report
11 August 2016

This paper presents the results of in-depth interviews conducted with a sample of eighty individuals from across Australia who lodged complaints of online fraud involving losses of $10,000 or more...