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Speech: Spotlight on Security (Video)

Speech given by Rebecca Kitteridge, Director of Security, NZSIS to the New Zealand Centre for Public Law at Victoria University's Faculty of Law. Spotlight on Security.

Speech: Identity Conference

Speech given by Rebecca Kitteridge, Director of Security, NZSIS. Is the NZSIS interested in you? Privacy in the security world.

Report: IGIS report into NZSIS

The IGIS has published her report into the release of information by the NZSIS in July and August 2011. Media release from NZSIS Director of Security, Rebecca Kitteridge, accepting Inspector-General's recommendations.

New Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Appointed

The Prime Minister has announced the appointment of Cheryl Gwyn as the new Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security. Ms Gwyn takes up her appointment on 5 May, taking over from the outgoing Inspector-General, the Honourable R Andrew McGechan CNZM QC.

Draft intelligence community legislation released

Prime Minister John Key today released a final draft of legislation to clarify the functions of the GCSB, and to strengthen the oversight regime governing New Zealand’s intelligence community.

Final draft of telco security legislation released

The draft Telecommunications (Interception Capability and Security) Bill was released by Communications and Information Technology Minister Amy Adams after Cabinet approved it today. The Bill will replace the current Telecommunications (Interception Capability) Act 2004, following a review that started in 2011.