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Pilgrim Opens New Telstra Investigation

DATA LOSS—AUSTRALIA

May 23, 2013

After a new privacy breach hit Telstra last week, Australian Privacy Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim opened a new investigation, ZDNet reports. Pilgrim said his office has been contacted and briefed on the matter by Telstra, and the company has begun notifying affected individuals. “I have asked that Telstra provide me with further information on the incident,” Pilgrim said, “including how it occurred, what information was compromised and what steps they have taken to prevent a reoccurrence.”
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