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New Encryption Laws

Wednesday, 12 December 2018   (1 Comments)
Posted by: Frank Zeichner
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The Australian technology industry is "incredulous to fuming mad" after the Government's controversial encryption bill passed the Senate.

Under the new laws, security agencies have greater powers to get at the encrypted messages of criminal suspects — in some cases they can demand companies build new capabilities to allow them access.

https://www.abc.net.au/news/science/2018-12-07/encryption-bill-australian-technology-industry-fuming-mad/10589962

 

 

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Matt Tati, Milcane says...
Posted Wednesday, 9 January 2019
StartupAUS (https://startupaus.org/) is also conducting a survey to get feedback from the startup ecosystem across Australia to find out how it will impact that sector. Start-ups can find the survey here: bit.ly/2SGQgKN

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