This week in federal parliament important legislation was passed which will change the way information is shared.
The New Encryption laws will certainly impact the media and other industries, as Apps like WhatsApp and Wickr have long been used by whistle-blowers.
But they have also been used by terrorists and extremists to coordinate and plan attacks.
What do the changes meant to you?
In case you missed it, here’s a quick catch up thanks to the Australian Financial review