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Privacy Impact Assessment Webinar

May 26, 2015 - 2:07pm

We are offering a one-hour Privacy Impact Assessments (PIA) webinar on Wednesday 17 June.

The webinar is designed for agency officers who wish to understand a PIA, explore how it can be used to assess privacy impacts and identify ways in which obligations under the Information Privacy Act can be met.

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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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