Counting down to the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB)

NDB Scheme

If you haven’t already heard, Australia’s Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB) comes into effect on the 22nd of February 2018. This article will explain the NDB Scheme, who it affects and how you can prepare your business. What is the NDB Scheme? The NDB Act is an amendment to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) which introduces the […]

What is Blockchain and why is it important?

what is blockchain

2017 saw the rise to prominence of cryptocurrencies, namely Bitcoin but some of its derivatives (Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, LiteCoin) skyrocketed in value. Whilst cryptocurrencies have garnered world-wide attention, it is the Blockchain technology behind it that is of true importance and potential. Bitcoin enthusiast John Pham describes Blockchain as ‘a distributed database that maintains a […]