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New Aussie legislation to target use of personal information by social media
The Attorney-General's Department said the legislation, separate from its review of the Privacy Act, will target social media companies to ensure greater transparency about how personal information is being used and how consent is obtained.
Anti-money laundering regulation for all crypto exchanges on Austrac's wish list
Since gaining a level of regulatory oversight of cryptocurrency exchanges in late 2017, Austrac has had 456 registrations. But the agency wants more commitment from the sector over anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing issues.