Latest Cyber

Corporate Counsel 22 May 2024 ByMalavika SanthebennurSecuring legal professional privilege after a cyber breach

Last year, Optus failed to keep a Deloitte report into a major data breach away from a class action applicant. Here, an...

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Corporate Counsel 14 May 2024 ByAnnie Haggar and Denny WanStriking the right balance when disclosing cyber events

Goldilocks and the cyber risk disclosure porridge: an old children’s tale offers a useful lesson for disclosure of...

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Corporate Counsel 30 April 2024 ByBrenton SteenkampHow to tackle the data governance information void

When we submit our data to businesses and governments, we enter an unspoken agreement that it is being stored and...

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Big Law 21 February 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyOAIC to open investigation into HWL Ebsworth hack

The Australian information commissioner is launching an investigation into the personal information handling practices...

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Big Law 09 February 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyNRF cyber team, including 2 Aussie partners, joins A&O

Global law firm Allen & Overy has appointed a five-strong international partner team of cyber security incident...

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SME Law 09 February 2024 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Law firms are under attack’: ALPMA, AUCloud team up to fight...

Recent research shows that one in two law firms are not ready to handle cyber incidents. Now, the Australasian Legal...

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Corporate Counsel 23 January 2024 ByDavid HollingworthMedibank hacker to be sanctioned under new cyber laws

The federal government has revealed that a Russian citizen is behind the nearly 10-million-person hack and will face...

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The Bar 23 January 2024 ByDaniel CroftVictorian court breach much worse than first thought

Court Services Victoria has revealed that the cyber attack it suffered last year was much more substantial than first...

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SME Law 19 January 2024 ByDaniel CroftLawyers top list of professions most concerned about AI

The AI revolution is here, and it’s here to stay. Despite many being of the belief that AI tools will only make our...

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Politics 17 January 2024 ByDaniel CroftComplete list of government agencies affected by HWL Ebsworth hack...

The full list of government agencies affected by the cyber attack on BigLaw firm HWL Ebsworth has been released by the...

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