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Thought of the Day: Krack attacks – How secure is WiFi? 0

It turns out that any device that uses WiFi could be susceptible to being accessed by attackers, who could eavesdrop on all traffic being sent over the network. This could

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Thought of the Day: When will a major cyber-attack on the UK happen? 0

Ciaran Martin, head of the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre, has said that it is a matter of time before the UK faces a major cyber-attack. Although the UK has

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Thought of the Day: Fined for appointing a Data Protection Officer? 1

The General Data Protection Regulation will require many organisations to appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO). But, you must remember that there are specific requirements for who is appointed as

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Thought of the Day: What would a £400,000 fine be under the GDPR? 0

Carphone Warehouse has been fined £400,000 following a cyber attack in 2015. Hackers were able to access the personal data of over three million customers and one thousand employees. Currently,

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Thought of the Day: What do your Facebook Likes say about you? 0

Many people may specify their gender, ethnicity, political view or religion if the information is requested on a form.  But did you know that most of this information can also

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Thought of the Day: Legacy IT Systems and Cybersecurity 0

Older operating systems like Windows XP are at a higher risk of being attacked than more recent operating systems. As Windows XP is no longer patched or updated by Microsoft,

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Thought of the Day: Is the GDPR just ‘a flash in the pan’? 0

With all the commotion over the General Data Protection Regulation deadline and companies working on projects to get everything into place in time, it would be easy to think that

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Thought of the Day: What does a Data Protection Officer do? 0

Many organisations will be required to appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO) under the General Data Protection Regulation. This includes public authorities and organisations that carry our large-sca… This contect

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Thought of the Day: How do I know if I’ve been hacked? 0

There have been a number of high-profile hacks in recent years, including Equifax in 2017 that exposed the social security numbers (and other data) of 143 million Americans. The NHS

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Thought of the Day: What do I charge for a Subject Access Request? 0

Currently under the Data Protection Act 1998, individuals can make a Subject Access Request (SAR) in writing to an organisation to request any information they hold about that individual. Organisations

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