Records Management in the News

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Records practitioners will find the information contained here useful as recordkeeping reference material.  These are real life stories on poor record keeping consequences.  The news articles report on the impact upon individuals whose personal lives have been turned upside down, through to corporate executives whose work and personal lives have come crashing down in the aftermath of poor record keeping coming home to roost. The articles also cover the challenges facing records management practitioners who must work with new and innovative ways as technology picks up pace, and government, business and the public awareness expect greater accountability. There are many discussion points to build your training upon.

  1. Records Management in the News – Training Examples May 2015
  2. What’s Driving Chaotic Dismantling of Canada’s Science Libraries
  3. Violated by using personal email accounts for State Business
  4. Veterans Secretary resigned after report
  5. Thousands lose pensions in firms ‘Fawlty Towers’ bungles
  6. Personal access to metadata – Telstra Journey
  7. State Mine Fire Report
  8. Solutions sought for information overload
  9. Shoddy record keeping bungled claims
  10. Poor record keeping breaks up 4000 families
  11. Missing High School records stop former students from succeeding
  12. Who’s in control – metadata and taxonomies
  13. Did poor record keeping allow a murderer to walk free
  14. Good bosses care about getting this advice
  15. Transformation to a new smarter way of working’, Di Ashton, Project Director, Activity-Based Working, Cardinia Shire Council
  16. State Government Recogises Records Management Professionals are in Short Supply
  17. Working on the fly? Know your risks
  18. 10 Things Extraordinary Bosses Give Employees
  19. Victoria’s FOI Commissioner Resigns August 2015
  20. Records breach for Defence links to China
  21. Royal Commission hears records destroyed
  22. Ombudsman to target local Councils
  23. Hackers put Australians at Terror Risk
  24. Copyright What Councils should know
  25. Price of private post to double but ACCC to monitor two
  26. Communication Fundamentals for Information Management Projects
  27. ACCC must wake up to big data
  28. Facebook defamation surge challenges courts
  29. Rise of the machines as ANZ brings in robot workers to do the
  30. The Ashley Madison affair – theft of data
  31. Trend Watch Mobile Payments
  32. Electronic pickpocketing
  33. Fraudsters swindle MYKI cards of millions
  34. Hackers steal credit card details of thousands using MyCause charity website
  35. Council data security shockingly lax
  36. Public service to ban paper in boxes
  37. Digital signing – Future Proof
  38. Digital Paper and Orée Stylograph pen takes notes while you take notes
  39. Commonwealth of Australia Digital Continuity 2020 Policy
  40. Priceless Records in Morgue Flood – The New York Times Insider
  41. Corporate Theft and Fraud – Scammers hit Businesses
  42. Identity Security – Online free trial offers – Protect against scams
  43.  Identity Theft – Could Scammers sell your Property from under you
  44. Identity Theft – Man arrested in Nigeria over attempted real estate fraud in Western Australia
  45. Identity Theft sees Scammers steal from Australians more than $80 Million a year
  46. Information Security thwarts scammers in WA
  47. Records Security and Privacy – Another 400 WA home sales investigated for fraud
  48. Ways thieves steal your Identity and Property
  49. What is a credit card scam plus Scam Checklist
  50. Records Management of the Future – Having computers behave and interact like people is the future
  51. myGov Australia Digital Transformation Strategy
  52. Commonwealth of Australia Digital Continuity 2020 Policy
  53. The independent Review of Whole of Government Regulations and Practice – Summary of Recommendations
  54. Costly oversight in managing digital records FINRA Fines Scottrade
  55. Learn how whole of government data analysis can be put to good use to achieve position social outcomes
  56. Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World newsletter
  57. Red Tape Review recommends digital transformation agenda
  58. Belcher review grasps the nettle on internal red tape – Digital transformation agenda for government
  59. Australian councils face 10 years of mergers and outsourcing
  60. What Australia can learn about egovernment from Estonia
  61. Education is not an adequate defense against the rise of the robots
  62. AusNet Scorched Records Found Lacking
  63. FOCUS ARTICLE JANUARY 2016 What did we learn in records management in 2015 and what lies ahead for 2016
  64. Security – Ashley Madison hack fallout begins as security analysts say data dump is genuine
  65. Digital Risks – Paperless government why its failing and how to fix it
  66. Digital Risks – Paper dinosaur or a digital disaster
  67. Digital Risks – Minister tells hospitals they must have virus
  68. Digital – Old MacDonald Had Big Data
  69. Digital – Is ANAO aware we are in a post-document world
  70. Digital – Health industry needs to go mobile
  71. Digital – Data retention creep
  72. Digital – Coalitions Policy for eGovernment and the Digital Economy
  73. Digital – Counting the cost of cloud
  74. PROV Record Storage Pre Inspection checklist 2016
  75. PROV opens records to Victoria’s most heinious crimes
  76. PROV Issues Paper Cloud Computing with Risk Analysis Template
  77. PROV DPCD Cloud Computing Discussion Paper 2015
  78. PROV Cloud Computing Tools Guide 2013
  79. PROV Cloud Computing Issues Implications for Records Management 2013
  80. PROV Cloud Computing Decision Making Guide 2013
  81. PROV APROSS Storage of Records
  82. Records Management – Public sector organisations criticised for poor recordkeeping
  83. Records Management – Ive Seen the Future of ECM and Its Not ECM
  84. Records Management – Immigration Department dammed Baxter Immigration Centre Case
  85. Security – The Department of Veterans Affairs Health Information and Privacy Breach
  86. Security – Looking Back Still Not Serious About Online Security
  87. Security – Issues-Paper-Cloud-Computing
  88. Security – How the blockchain will become our new signature
  89. Security – Border Force granted metadata access
  90. Security – Australian organisations sign letter rejecting government encryption ban
  91. Digital – 5 digital business predictions for 2016
  92. Digital – Digital Processes at NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet
  93. Security Risk – Draft data breach notification Bill released
  94. Security – The biggest mistakes in sharing knowledge
  95. Security – Number of data related incidents rising says AIIM
  96. Security Risk – Records risk for NZ public sector
  97. Digital – Taxonomy Design Best Practice
  98. Digital – Paperless office remains a pipe dream for many
  99. Digital – Mining the knowledge locked in ECM
  100. Digital – Where is the real value in Big Data
  101. Digital – The Challenge with Legacy EDRMS
  102. Digital – Records management refresher
  103. Security – Ashley Madison hack fallout begins as security analysts say data dump is genuine
  104. Security Risk- 5 biggest cybersecurity concerns facing CIOs
  105. Digital – 5 digital business predictions for 2016
  106. Digital – Digital Processes at NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet
  107. Security Risk – Draft data breach notification Bill released
  108. Security – The biggest mistakes in sharing knowledge
  109. Security – Number of data related incidents rising says AIIM
  110. Security Risk – Records risk for NZ public sector
  111. Digital Security – New European Data Protection Laws
  112. Digital Security – EU Commission and United States agree on new framework for transatlantic data flows
  113. Digital – Taxonomy Design Best Practice
  114. Digital – Paperless office remains a pipe dream for many
  115. Digital – Mining the knowledge locked in ECM
  116. Digital – Where is the real value in Big Data
  117. Digital – The Challenge with Legacy EDRMS
  118. Digital – Records management refresher
  119. Digital – Cloud Services – Are there storm clouds looming in 2016
  120. Digital – 70 percent of the world will be mobile users
  121. Management – Why nobody can find the National Wind Farm Commission website
  122. Security – Who is stealing whose software
  123. Management – The Pure Joy of Finally Finishing a Marathon
  124. Management – The Keys to Forming Effective Teams
  125. Management – The Game-Changing Book You Must Read
  126. Management – Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World newsletter
  127. Management – Ditch the Old Dreams That Are Holding You Back
  128. Management – Two Friends Who Share the Finer Socks in Life
  129. Global Trends – Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World newsletter
  130. Management – We dont need to be clever – just less stupid
  131. Management – Deeply shocking – Turnbull government demands urgent ASIC report on life insurance industry
  132. Management – Whistleblower accuses CBA of pressuring doctors to avoid claims
  133. Management – Money For Nothing – CBA Report
  134. Management – CommInsure – Government must consider royal commission into disgraceful practices
  135. People management – Google wants to know the secret to building a more productive team
  136. People Management – How to Be Extraordinary 9 Qualities Only the Best Employees Possess (1)
  137. Risk and Privacy – Digital – Robot surgery looms for veterans
  138. Risk and Privacy – 2016 Census Privacy Threat
  139. Risk and Privacy – ABS slammed for breach of trust over intrusive 2016 Census data matching plan
  140. digital-security-privacy-how-right-to-be-forgotten-puts-privacy-and-free-speech-on-a-collision-course
  141. digital-and-privacy-family-violence
  142. digital-privacy-security-2000-hit-by-melb-council
  143. digital-and-artificial-intelligence-nhs-partnership-with-google
  144. data-security-our-french-submarine-builder-in-massive-leak-scandal
  145. records-as-evidence-public-housing-tenant-has-vcat-win-after-getting
  146. management-3-principles-for-embracing-the-cloud-in-the-cognitive-era
  147. records-as-evidence-operation-ross-special-report-november-2016
  148. digital-signatures-melbourne-man-faces-stiff-opposition-to-penis-signature
  149. This space is for your contribution. Have you news that should be shared with the sector?  Email your article to Ruth Edge

r.edge@cardinia.vic.gov.au