Our Security responsibility
We will endeavour to ensure that:
- The data you give us will be safe and protected using best practice standards; and
- Your data will only be used for the purpose that was originally requested for and will not be given to a third party without your express authorisation.
Protecting your computer
The Office of the Merit Protection Commissioner will undertake all necessary steps to protect your data in our custody, you as the end user(s) have a responsibility to protect your data by ensuring that your computer(s) has current and updated software, you have a good password management plan to protect your identify and you are aware of the risks associated with using the internet.
More advice about computer security and using the internet safely can be found at the following websites: