Media 2019

November 2019

Cyber Protection Tactic 2020: Civil culture professionals slam ‘national security’ agenda – Mash Viral – 3/11/19

National identity database battle looms – The Mercury – 3/11/19

October 2019

Aus-US talks begin on data sharing – InnovationAus.com – 9/10/19

Face recognition hearing cancelled – InnovationAus.com – 14/10/19

Australia’s Facial Recognition Database Is Causing More Concerns – Gizmodo – 14/10/10

EFA queries why facial recognition inquiry hearing scrapped – ITWire – 14/10/19

Senate backs CLOUD encryption fix –  InnovationAus.com – 21/10/19

UN expert slams robo-debt ‘fiasco’ –  InnovationAus.com – 21/10/19 

Australia’s Facial Recognition Bill Has Been Postponed For Now – Gizmodo – 24/10/19

Committee sends surveillance bill back to the drawing board – ABC Radio PM – 24/10/19

Your Right to Know: whaling to foreign visas, these are the stories the government wanted to hide – Daily Telegraph – 28/10/19

The Australian Internet Community Says The Government Isn’t Listening – Buzzfeed – 28/10/19

Cyber Security Strategy 2020: Civil society experts slam ‘national security’ agenda – ZdNet – 29/10/19

Tech’s push for a Bill of Rights – InnovationAus.com – 30/10/19

September 2019

Radio – Current Affairs Networked 4/9/19 – Phil Ackman – EFA spokesperson: Lyndsey Jackson

Govt’s consent-free data sharing plan – InnovationAus.com – 4/9/19

Govt unwraps CDR’s ‘right to delete‘ – InnovationAus.com – 19/9/19

August 2019

Social media plan backlash – InnovationAus.com – 27/8/19

Sharing patient health data for secondary use denounced by doctors, lawyers, privacy experts – ITWire – 27/08/2019

Government wants facial recognition database: Says it will not be used for mass surveillance.
– Information Age is the industry publication of the Australian Computer Society (ACS), the member organisation for ICT professionals in Australia. 19/8/19

Labor trusts gov’t on CDR regime– InnovationAus – 5/08/19

Social media plan backlash -InnovationAus – 27/08/19

Council tracking our faces on the sly – The Australian – 28/08/19

Surveillance cameras with AI are watching you
-The Australian – 28/08/19

Facial recognition: Convenient or creepy?
-ZDNet – 9/8/19

July 2019

EFA calls for ban on face recognition tech
-Technology Decision – 16/7/19

EFA calls for ban on Chinese-style facial recognition in Australia
-ITWire – 16/7/19

EFA warns: Chinese style facial recognition in Australia today
– IoT Australia – 16/7/19

Sydney Airport is continuing its facial recognition trials
-ITNews – 25/7/19

NSW suggests facial recognition could replace Opal cards in ‘not too distant future’ – Guardian – 11/7/19

Jon Cassidy: journalist and leader of radical organisations
EFA reference – Celebrating the history
Jon Cassidy: journalist and leader of radical organisations – 12/7/19

July 2019

AFP raids journalist over story on domestic cyber role for ASD – ComputerWorld – 4/6/19

Federal police raid home of Australian journalist who revealed government’s proposal to spy on the public – Business Insider – 4/6/19

Our government is cracking encryption and sharing our data with other countries – The Big Smoke – 25/6/19

Australia’s digital rights advocates and tech sector push back against law undermining encryption – Global Voices – 16/9/19

May 2019

DHS cares little for the privacy of Australians – ITWire – 8/5/19