Turnbull given ok to use Slack, Wickr

Advice from national security chief revealed.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was advised there is no national security risk raised by his use of messaging applications like Slack and Wickr for official government communications, a document tabled in parliament last night reveals.

The PM made headlines in the past two weeks after his use of non-official communications apps and a private email server came to light.

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