Read about news and events happening around privacy in this month's Private Word.
Data breaches, online health records, privacy audits and wearable smart technology were some of the topics put to Privacy Commissioner John Edwards in his Ask Me Anything with NBR on 21 February. Read the transcript.
“Events during the year have reinforced the need for tools to respond to the dynamic data environment that is developing across government and business,” said the Privacy Commissioner at the release of the 2013 Annual Report.
The Privacy Commissioner has released the latest compliance assurance reports submitted by the national credit reporting companies.
View the resolutions of the 35th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners held in Warsaw in September.
See the latest case notes
The newly released GCIO report is “a wake-up call to the government sector”, said Privacy Commissioner Marie Shroff. It reveals systemic weaknesses in the way privacy and security have...
Joint letter to Google signed by privacy and data protection colleagues about the development of Google Glass. See Google's response.
View the results of the first Global Privacy Enforcement Network Internet privacy sweep.