What’s the Encryption Laws Got to do With the Social Sector?


Digital rights activists warn the implications of the federal government’s encryption bill will need to be closely watched by social sector organisations, who may be open to law enforcement agencies tapping their…

  • Maggie Coggan
  • PRObono

Laws allowing police and intelligence agencies to intercept encrypted messages are expected to pass federal Parliament this week, with Labor and the Coalition government striking a deal on Tuesday…

Labor’s approved changes include an ongoing committee process into 2019, and assurances that interception powers could only be used for serious offences like terrorism, sex offences, drug and…

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