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Freelancer.com Privacy Breach Complaints

Lessons to be learned from Freelancer.com about Privacy The way that companies deal with personal information is increasingly scrutinised, as individuals become more wary about to whom they give their information and how that information is used. On the 18th of December last year the Acting Australian Information Commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim, ordered that the prominent

2017-02-17T17:05:52+00:00March 1st, 2016|

Data Security Strategies and the Privacy Act

Last week, the Privacy Commissioner found that online dating company Cupid Media had breached the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) by failing to take reasonable steps to keep personal data held on its dating websites secure. In 2013, the online dating profiles of around 254,000 Australians were compromised when hackers gained unauthorised access to Cupid’s

2017-02-17T17:01:23+00:00July 9th, 2014|