Forgiveness or punishment? The government’s proposed ‘safe harbour’ laws send mixed messages on cyber security

Greg Austin, University of Technology Sydney Should companies experiencing cyber attacks be forgiven if they cooperate with the government to stop such attacks? That’s the idea the federal government is considering with its possible “safe harbour” laws. Last week, the defence minister, Richard Marles, floated the idea of introducing a legally binding exemption from punitive… Continue reading Forgiveness or punishment? The government’s proposed ‘safe harbour’ laws send mixed messages on cyber security