Organisation

Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

Acronym
OAIC
Owning Institution

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Guide

A guide to managing data breaches in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
19 Feb 2018
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This guide aims to assist you in developing and implementing an effective data breach response. It outlines the requirements relating to data breaches in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act), including personal information security requirements and the mandatory data breach reporting obligations of the...

Website

1 Dec 2017
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Are real estate agents covered by the Privacy Act?

Report

4 May 2017
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Australians are more concerned about their online privacy than they were five years ago. And it seems that Australians continue to experience the privacy risks that may travel with new technology; with around one-in-four regretting social media activity and a similar percentage knowing a victim...

Report

23 Aug 2016
86

Avid Life Media Inc. (ALM) is a company that operates a number of adult dating websites. The largest website operated by ALM is Ashley Madison, which is targeted at people seeking a discreet affair. ALM is headquartered in Canada, but its websites have a global...

Report

13 Jul 2016
156

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) undertook a privacy assessment of the Coles flybuys loyalty program (flybuys) to assess whether the program:

managed personal information in an open and transparent way as required by Australian Privacy Principle (APP) 1 notified individuals of...

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