ICO announces more help for small and micro businesses 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office will launch a dedicated telephone service aimed at helping small businesses prepare for new data protection laws. The phone service will add to a package of

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5 Ways to Get Ready for GDPR Compliance 0

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) represents possibly the most sweeping change to data protection laws in over 20 years. When it goes into effect on May 25, 2018, the

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Dutch DPA: Microsoft breaches data protection law with Windows 10 0

Microsoft breaches the Dutch data protection law by processing personal data of people that use the Windows 10 operating system on their computers. This is the conclusion of the Dutch

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The Yahoo hack just got worse. Can companies really prevent hacking or identify breaches? 0

Yahoo had estimated that approximately 1 billion Yahoo users had been affected by a hack in August 2013. It now seems that all 3 billion user accounts at the time

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Why you must change your online banking password NOW 1

Why you must change your online banking password NOW: 15million personal records revealed to be victims of Equifax hacking Equifax revealed 15.2 million personal records of Britons had their details

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Event: GDPR SUMMIT ABERDEEN 0

This one-day comprehensive GDPR Summit, will investigate what the General Data Protection Regulation means to the business critical processes. Attend Scotland’s Leading GDPR Summit to gain a deeper understanding of

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Equifax data hack affected 694,000 UK customers 0

The beleaguered credit reference agency Equifax has now admitted that 694,000 customers in the UK had their data stolen between May and July this year. The firm’s original estimate of

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Data is not the new oil 0

How do you know when a pithy phrase or seductive idea has become fashionable in policy circles? When The Economist devotes a briefing to it. In a briefing and accompanying

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A 9-Step Guide For GDPR Compliance 0

In May 2018, the General Data Privacy Regulation will take effect, significantly altering the way organisations handle and store data. At 200 pages and 99 articles, the comprehensive regulation is

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Is privacy dead in an online world? 0

Last month, 145 million Americans discovered they were victims of one of the biggest data breaches in history, after the credit rating agency Equifax was hacked. Social security numbers, birth

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