Dear Australian Signals Directorate,

I request, under the purposes of the Freedom of Information Act, any and all written communication between Optus and ASD about its data breach in the week starting September 19. I also request any minutes made of any phone calls/meetings with representatives of Optus, and a log of said phone calls.

Lucas Baird

ASD Assist, Australian Signals Directorate

Good afternoon Lucas,

Thank you for contacting the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC).

In respect of your request for documents under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act), Australian intelligence agencies, including ASD, are exempt from the FOI Act under section 7 of that Act.

Kind Regards,

Australian Cyber Security Centre
Australian Signals Directorate
☎ 1300 292 371
✉  [ASD request email]          @cybergovau
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