Australian researchers have laid waste to the Federal Government’s plan to criminalise the decryption of anonymised state data sets, just a day after it was announced, by ‘easily’ cracking government-held medical data.

Source: Researchers crack Oz Govt medical data in ‘easy’ attack with PCs

Again it is surprising how governments try to criminalise that which they don’t understand, even when it’s pretty clear that putting your head in the sand is not a working model.