Latest cybersecurity

Big Law 06 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCourt throws out Latitude Financial hack proceedings

One self-represented man’s case against Latitude Financial over the March 2023 cyber attack has been thrown out.

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Big Law 04 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonIn a final argument to get access to the Deloitte report into...

In a final argument to get access to the Deloitte report into Medibank’s data hack, lawyers behind the class action...

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Big Law 03 June 2024 ByLiam GarmanThe dangers of storing unnecessary data

Here, Lawyers Weekly’s sister brand, Cyber Daily, sits down with Brenton Steenkamp, cyber partner at Clayton Utz, to...

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Corporate Counsel 28 May 2024 ByLauren CroftData protection skills ‘key’ for in-house roles

As the demand for data security and privacy expertise continues to evolve, in-house legal teams face new challenges and...

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Big Law 27 May 2024 ByDaniel CroftWestern Sydney University discloses data breach, 7,500 ‘impacted...

Western Sydney University (WSU) has revealed that its systems were breached by a threat actor, leading to student...

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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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Big Law 21 May 2024 ByLauren CroftFirms need to ‘stay vigilant’ as cyber risks evolve

As the cyber security landscape continually evolves, legal businesses must keep improving their frameworks and educating...

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Big Law 15 May 2024 ByDavid HollingworthLawyers frustrated with delay of OAIC investigation into Latitude hack

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) and its New Zealand counterpart are yet to release any...

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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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