Following the meeting of Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and US President Barack Obama, we're told the two countries are going to increasingly co-operate on cyber issues. That doesn't sound like great news for data sovereignty (or privacy in general).
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The detail in the statement from the White House is extremely vague:
The United States and Australia are also working to strengthen cooperation on space and cyber issues, including cyber defense and cyber security incident response.
Firstly: in Australia, it's cyber defence. Secondly, working together on cyber-defence could easily lead to a slippery slope where NSA-style spying activities become the norm. Again, we'd need to see more detail, but I doubt this is going to make people already worried about data sovereignty any happier.