What You Need to Know about the Changes to the Australian Privacy Act

With the number of high-profile data breaches increasing around the world, it’s hardly surprising that individuals and shareholders have increasingly high expectations for how organizations should protect their sensitive and personal information.

You’ve likely heard about the European Union (EU)’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), but are you aware that, beginning on Feb. 22 of this year, new data breach and response amendments to the Australia Privacy Act will impact thousands of organizations in Australia and around the world?

In this podcast, Chris Hockings, chief technology officer (CTO) and master inventor for IBM Security, talks about the implications of the changes to the Australia Privacy Act, how organizations can prepare and what steps they can take to build an effective incident response plan.

 

 

Click here to learn more about the Australia’s Privacy Act and to book a complimentary review workshop.

Read Ponemon Institute’s 2017 Cost of Data Breach Study — Australia

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