Data-retention legislation sending Australians into the arms of VPN providers

NordVPN has reported a 100 percent increase in users since April 13, 2017, thanking the federal government’s mandatory data-retention laws for sending those concerned about their privacy straight to the arms of the virtual private network (VPN) provider. Latest Australian news Telstra just wants a quantum computer to offer as-a-service Optus Satellite signs AU$40m Department of Defence contract extension Australian Federal Police Commissioner labels cyber a ‘genuinely wicked problem’ NBN FttN users least likely to recommend network, most likely to switch tech Telstra to develop AU$100m renewable energy solar farm “It’s common for people to turn to VPNs when anti-privacy laws are passed,”

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