Australian technology companies, and foreign companies employing Australian staff, may consider liability waivers to reduce their legal risks under the Assistance and Access Bill, also known as the AABill.
I provide an example of an AABill liability waiver below. Is it exaggerated? Continue reading “AABill Liability Waiver”
Open Banking is powered by consents and authorisations. To have a crack at finding betters deals on financial services and to eventually save money, consumers must consent and authorise. Continue reading “Open Banking: Consent + Authorisation = Better Deals?”
To participate in Open Banking (my introduction to Open Banking Australia) and become a Data Recipient, organisations must be accredited. The ACCC defines a process of Accreditation to vet and approve Data Recipients under the CDR Rules Framework that governs Open Banking. The ACCC also provides some references on information security. Continue reading “Open Banking Accreditation”
Criminals, government officials and privacy conscious citizens share a fondness for secure communications. Continue reading “(In)Secure Messaging”
The CEO of an Australian FinTech startup says he is considering excluding the EU from his business plan, because the upcoming new EU regulation on consumer data protection, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), brings challenges that would outweigh potential business benefits in the EU region in the short term.
Continue reading “Should Australian startups skip the EU because of GDPR?”
I was holding back to give it a try. Mark’s story was in my mind and I feared my money would disappear. I finally became initiated to virtual currencies and I developed some thoughts on their cyber security. Continue reading “Cryptocurrency Insecurity”