CyberHound’s Data Breach Resources
To assist schools with becoming compliant with the new Notifiable Data Breaches Act, CyberHound commissioned global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright to develop a suite of education-specific resources. Find these below:
Complying with the Australian
Privacy Principles (APPs)
Provides a summary of each of the APPs prescribed under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), together with some practical tips on compliance with each APP.
Guidelines for Schools
Provides assistance in understanding obligations in relation to data protection and management including practical guidelines to assist schools comply with their obligations under the Privacy Act.
Security Controls and
These guidelines have been prepared as examples of practical measures that can be taken by schools to enhance security and reduce the risk of a data breach.
A guide to assist schools bound by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) to comply with the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs).
Data Breach Emergency
A guide to assist schools bound by the Privacy Act to do everything they should when a data breach occurs.
Data Breach Notification
A guide to assist schools consider whether they have an obligation under the Privacy Act to give notifications regarding a data breach.
Mandatory Data Breach Plan
A guide to assist schools bound by the Privacy Act to comply with the mandatory notification laws.
Cyber Readiness Mandatory
Data Breach Notification Presentation
Provides background information on the Mandatory Data Breach Notification Laws and the obligations of schools along with insights on what happens in the event of a breach and preventative tips.