Australia Personal Information Data Encryption Provision And Security Laws.

As of July 1, 2009, Australia does not have any laws regarding notification of data breaches.  However, there are efforts underway to alert Australians (and the government) in the event a company or agency experiences a breach of sensitive data that could affect Australians.  There will be exceptions, of course.  For example, exceptions will be […] read more

Drive Encryption Software Matters: Working At Home Can Eventually Cause Data Breach.

Another article, this time from the irishtimes.com, shows how second-hand hard drives sold on on-line auction sites contain enough information to make identity thieves very happy. A twist on this particular story, however, is that these drives are being traced back to employees who work at home on their personal computers (personal as in the […] read more