Gloucestershire Police fined for revealing identities of abuse victims in bulk email 0

Gloucestershire Police has been fined £80,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after sending a bulk email that identified victims of non-recent child abuse. Source: ico.org.uk

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ICO statement in response to Dixons Carphone breach announcement 0

ICO statement in response to Dixons Carphone breach announcement. Source: ico.org.uk

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Blog: Information Governance Survey: What councils need to do now 0

We’re here to help local councils comply with the Data Protection Act and get ready for the new  General Data Protection Regulation   (GDPR) coming into force from May 2018.

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Yahoo! fined £250,000 after systemic failures put customer data at risk 0

Yahoo! UK Services Limited has been fined £250,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) following a cyber-attack in November 2014. Source: ico.org.uk

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Standing up for the data rights of our citizens – ICO fines Yahoo! UK Services Limited £250,000 after it failed to protect customers’ personal data 0

James Dipple-Johnstone, ICO Deputy Commissioner of Operations, says that while data protection law might now have changed, the case still provides important lessons for organisations in terms of protecting the

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Bible Society fined £100,000 after security failings put supporters’ personal data at risk 0

The British and Foreign Bible Society, based in Swindon, has been fined £100,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office, after their computer network was compromised as the result of a cyber-attack

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CIPP / E (AVG) certification training, Amstelveen: exclusive weekend session 0

DESCRIPTION Note: for this training we use a pre-registration procedure, this training is NOT FREE, read the header about our procedure carefully before you register yourself. PLEASE NOTE! THIS TRAINING WILL BE IN

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Consumer data: Statement in response to Which? report 0

Statement from Steve Wood, Deputy Commissioner (Policy) at the ICO, in response to the launch of a report by Which? called Control, Alt or Delete? The future of consumer data:

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Statement in response to new plans for nuisance call directors to face fines 0

Statement from Steve Wood, Deputy Commissioner (Policy), in response to Government plans to introduce fines for company directors heading up nuisance call firms: ”We welcome these proposals from the Government

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New data protection laws put people first 0

Today (25 May) marks the biggest change to UK data protection law in a generation. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an evolution of the current Data Protection Act

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