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MIL-OSI New Zealand: What changes to credit reporting privacy rules mean for consumers

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Privacy Commissioner  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: What changes to credit reporting privacy rules mean for consumers

Source: New Zealand Privacy Commissioner – Blog You may not think about credit reporting that often, but credit reporters can collect information about you and your credit history. That information can affect your ability to take out a loan, buy or rent a home, get insurance, and even get a job in some cases. MIL […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Case note 294302 [2018] NZPriv Cmr 6: Sensible Sentencing Trust falsely labels man as paedophile

By   /  January 1, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Privacy Commissioner  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Case note 294302 [2018] NZPriv Cmr 6: Sensible Sentencing Trust falsely labels man as paedophile

Source: Privacy Commissioner A man received a call from one of his customers, who had found the mans picture listed on the Sensible Sentencing Trust’s (SST) ‘Offender Database’ beside a description of a convicted paedophile. The convicted paedophile had the same first and last names as the man, but their middle names were different. MIL […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Hosting the 50th APPA Forum

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Privacy Commissioner, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Hosting the 50th APPA Forum

Source: New Zealand Privacy Commissioner – Blog On 3-4 December, we hosted the 50th Asia-Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) Forum in Wellington. We welcomed representatives from fifteen privacy authorities from the Asia-Pacific – as well as guests from around the world – to discuss global trends, share experiences, and work towards greater cooperation. MIL OSI New […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reasons why we might not investigate

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Human Rights, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Privacy Commissioner, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reasons why we might not investigate

Source: New Zealand Privacy Commissioner – Blog If you believe that an agency has interfered with your privacy, you have the right to complain to our Office. However, as a responsible regulator we need to screen complaints. Investigations can consume time and resources for all parties and will open a respondent agency to the possibility […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Privacy Commissioner calls on banks to do more to protect privacy

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Privacy Commissioner  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Privacy Commissioner calls on banks to do more to protect privacy

Source: Privacy Commissioner Privacy Commissioner John Edwards welcomes the findings of the review by the Financial Markets Authority and Reserve Bank of New Zealand (FMA-RBNZ) of bank conduct and culture and believes that banks must do more to protect the privacy of their customers. MIL OSI New Zealand News –

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