Australia’s 2020 Cyber Security Strategy Submission to the Department of Home Affairs

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Emily Watson

University of New South Wales (UNSW), Faculty of Law, Students

Genna Churches

University of New South Wales (UNSW), Faculty of Law

Lyria Bennett Moses

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Monika Zalnieriute

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Date Written: October 30, 2019

Abstract

This submission seeks to respond to the questions raised in the Department of Home Affair's call for views discussion paper regarding Australia’s 2020 Cyber Security Strategy. As scholars working at the intersection of law and technology, we are delighted to participate in the consultation process. We have limited our response to those matters where our research may be relevant, namely, questions 2, 10 and 22. In making this submission we hope to highlight some issues raised in our research and discussed in the consultation session attended by Genna Churches. We are grateful for the opportunity to present our views and hope this submission will assist in informing the Government’s approach to developing Australia’s 2020 Cyber Security Strategy. The opinions expressed in this submission are the views of the authors, and do not reflect the institutional views or positions of Allens or UNSW Law.

Keywords: cyber security literacy, cyber security, ICT, education, human rights, cyberliteracy, consumers, Privacy Act, Australia

Suggested Citation

Watson, Emily and Churches, Genna and Bennett Moses, Lyria and Zalnieriute, Monika, Australia’s 2020 Cyber Security Strategy Submission to the Department of Home Affairs (October 30, 2019). UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-87. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3489650 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3489650

Emily Watson

University of New South Wales (UNSW), Faculty of Law, Students ( email )

Sydney
Australia

Genna Churches

University of New South Wales (UNSW), Faculty of Law ( email )

Sydney
Australia

Lyria Bennett Moses

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law ( email )

Kensington, New South Wales 2052
Australia

Monika Zalnieriute (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law ( email )

Sydney, New South Wales 2052
Australia

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