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Australian watchdog urges operators to comply with customer data obligations

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | 13:35 CET | News
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has ordered 11 telecommunications providers to comply with their obligations that support emergency services across Australia. ACMA investigations found the telecom operators had failed to provide data, or provided inaccurate data, to the Integrated Public Number Database (IPND). According to ACMA, operators must provide specific customer information, including phone numbers and addresses, to the secure IPND industry database used to assist the emergency call service (Triple Zero), the emergency alert system, and law enforcement and

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority / Optus / Symbio / Telstra / Vodafone / Vodafone Australia
Countries: Australia
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