Big Blue has served the ASX with 17 recommendations and found a number of shortcomings in the ASX Trade Refresh project, which resulted in a pause of trading on the day of go-live.
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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.
The AEC handed Fuji Xerox Businessforce AU$27 million back in 2018 to deliver the existing solution for the following two years.
The Australian Federal Police wants a new telecommunication interception and surveillance device monitoring and collection platform as part of its Law Enforcement Monitoring Facility enhancement program.
The Digital Transformation Agency has now certified Australian Data Centres, Canberra Data Centres, Equinix Australia, Fujitsu Australia, Macquarie Telecom, and NextDC to store sensitive data locally.
An audit of three state government entities found none were consistently meeting all the criteria of an effective and efficient staff exit management process, with access to premises and IT systems not cancelled within 24 hours of staff leaving or, in some cases, at all.
While conceding that foreign interference campaigns on its platforms targeting other jurisdictions have made their way to Australia, Google said none pursued the country specifically.
976 data breach notifications were made to the OAIC in the 2020-21 financial year, with health keeping its crown as the most breached sector. In the second half of the year, 30% of entities reported an incident due to a system fault they found 12 months later.
A set of rules has been drafted by the Australian government that cover safety expectations of platforms, and include the requirement for providers to take reasonable steps to develop and implement processes to detect and address material or activity in an encrypted environment that is or may be unlawful or harmful.
Audit Office said non-corporate Commonwealth entities have not been held to account for not meeting mandatory cybersecurity requirements under the Protective Security Policy Framework, specifically the mandate to safeguard information from cyber threats.