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Camera surveillance and privacy – watching out for you when you are watching out for others

May 25, 2015 - 10:14am

Closed Circuit Television (or CCTV) is used extensively by Queensland government agencies for purposes that include crime deterrence, assisting in the investigation of criminal offences and public safety.

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Yammer. A private social network?

May 18, 2015 - 9:43am

Yammer is a social networking platform which agencies are increasingly using as a way of collaborating and sharing information within designated groups.

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Privacy warning on cloud computing

May 8, 2015 - 7:36am

During Privacy Awareness Week the Queensland Government Chief Information Office (QGCIO) and the Office of the Information Commissioner (OIC) are taking the opportunity to warn Departments and Agencies to consider the implications for security and privacy when using devices and apps in their work.

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Compliance review - Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service

May 6, 2015 - 2:46pm

Queensland’s Office of the Information Commissioner’s (OIC) compliance review report regarding the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service (CHHHS) was tabled in Parliament today.

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Launch of Privacy Awareness Week 2015

May 5, 2015 - 9:23am

Acting Privacy Commissioner Ms Jenny Mead, launched Privacy Awareness week in Queensland, which is running up until 9 May.

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