If Yahoo couldn’t prevent a massive breach, then who can? 1

It took years for Yahoo to identify the breach of over a billion users during 2013 and 2014. Given that Yahoo is a massive international technology company with enough money

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Council fined for leaving vulnerable people’s personal information exposed online for five years 0

Nottinghamshire County Council has been fined £70,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office for leaving vulnerable people’s personal information exposed online for five years.   Source: ICO.org.uk

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Archives and Records Association Annual Conference 0

Original script may differ from delivered version Elizabeth Denham’s keynote speech at the ARA Conference ‘Challenge the Past. Set the agenda’ on 31 August 2017. Introduction Good morning and thank

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ICO updated statement in relation to the potential risk to patient medical records held by GPs on TPP SystmOne 0

An ICO spokesperson said: “Following detailed discussions between the ICO, TPP, NHS Digital and NHS England, TPP has now identified some changes which are intended to address the ICO’s concerns

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The world post-GDPR: Yahoo data breach of over a billion users 0

The General Data Protection Regulation is expected to have a huge impact on data privacy standards across the EU, and possibly the globe. Hopefully we can expect to see fewer

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How big or small will the first GDPR fine be? 0

One of the biggest points to note about the General Data Protection Regulation is the potential of massive fines. It is certainly an eye-opener. But how much will the first

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Brexit: UK seeks data transfer pact with EU 0

By Chris Baraniuk Technology reporter, BBC The UK will seek “new arrangements” with the EU in order to allow for the continued free flow of personal data, according to a

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GDPR is an evolution in data protection, not a burdensome revolution 0

Deputy Commissioner (Policy) Steve Wood  explains why GDPR shouldn’t be seen as a unreasonable burden on organisations.   Source: ICO.org.uk

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To report or not report? 0

Imagine next year, after the General Data Protection Regulation is enforced, a company identifies that there has been a data breach. They know they SHOULD report it… but what would

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Germany Publishes English Version of its National GDPR Implementation Act 0

Germany Publishes English Version of its National GDPR Implementation Act What Companies Need to Observe When Implementing the GDPR The German Ministry of Interior affairs has published an English translation

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