Au: Infrastructure companies must report cyberattacks within 12 hours

Tom Burton reports:

Critical infrastructure operators must now report significant cyber breaches to the federal government within 12 hours of an attack, following the expiry of a three-month grace period that enabled nearly 2500 of them to prepare for the new rules.

Owners of electricity, gas, ports and water, and sewerage assets are also required to provide interest, control and operational information to the Cyber and Infrastructure Security Centre by October 8.

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