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What you should do when customs officers demand access to your smartphone

Both Australian and New Zealand customs officers are legally allowed to search not only your personal baggage but also the contents of your smartphone, tablet or laptop

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Australia  |  Data Privacy  |  Facebook

Katina Michael | The Conversation 

New laws enacted in New Zealand this month give border agents the right to demand travellers entering the country hand over passwords for their digital devices. We outline what you should do if it happens to you, in the first part of a series exploring how technology is changing tourism.

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First Published: Mon, October 08 2018. 07:52 IST
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