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Following spate of cyberattacks, will Australians opt out of sharing data?

The last few weeks have seen a spate of high profile cyber security attacks hit various parts of the Australian retail industry.  On September 24th, telco giant Optus started reaching out to ‘up to 10 million’ Australians to warn them of a data breach of their servers, with an unknown entity breaking into the business’ database, which holds the home addresses, drivers licences and passport numbers of around 40 per cent of the population.  Optus’ CEO Kelly Bayer Rosmarin said that n