Australia's New Anti-Encryption Laws - Opening Locks for Law Enforcement Agencies; Locking Out Australian Tech from Global Market

Australia's New Anti-Encryption Laws - Opening Locks for Law Enforcement Agencies; Locking Out Australian Tech from Global Market

Shock was felt throughout the Australian tech industry in response to news that the Telecommunications and Other Legislation (Assistance and Access) Act 2018 has been passed. The Act extends the powers Australian law enforcement agencies to stop anti-terrorist activities by amending several pieces of legislation that deal with national security operations.