Uber concealed huge data breach 0

Millions of names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers were accessed Uber concealed a hack that affected 57 million customers and drivers, the company has confirmed. The 2016 breach was

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ICO statement on Uber data breach 0

UPDATE: Wednesday 22 November 2017, 5.35pm James Dipple-Johnstone said: “We can confirm that UK citizens have been affected by the data breach involving Uber last October.   “As UK citizens

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Updated ICO statement on Uber data breach 0

UPDATE: Wednesday 22 November 2017, 5.35pm James Dipple-Johnstone said: “We can confirm that UK citizens have been affected by the data breach involving Uber last October.   “As UK citizens

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Hackers stole personal data of 57MILLION Uber customers and drivers – and the company ‘paid them $100,000 to delete the information and go away’ 0

Hackers stole names, email addresses, and phone numbers in October 2016 The personal data was stolen from 50 million Uber riders and 7 million drivers Ride-hailing company managed to conceal

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Blog: Changes to Binding Corporate Rules applications to the ICO 1

By James Dipple-Johnstone, ICO Deputy Commissioner – Operations. The Information Commissioner’s Office is widely recognised as a leader in Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) authorisations. Around 25 per cent of the

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Segment announces new GDPR compliance capabilities 0

The API-based data platform’s new features will help companies wrangle all of a user’s data. In anticipation of the May 2018 GDPR deadline, API-based data platform Segment has announced that

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Thought of the Day: How will the ICO cope? 0

The GDPR brings new responsibilities to companies in the UK, which also brings additional and new responsibilities for the UK’s regulator, the Information Commissioner’s Office. These aren’t minor tweaks to

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How can organisations handle a GDPR Subject Access Request? 0

Article 15 of GDPR outlines what a Subject Access Request (SAR)is and how business needs to react and how to comply with them. If your organisation is collecting data on

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Statement in response to Daily Mail investigation into university fundraising campaigns 0

Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner, said: “We will look carefully at the individual evidence provided by the Daily Mail to see if, and where, any rules have been broken and what

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GDPR – Know The Seven Key Principles 0

When it comes to expectations around the necessity for securing and protecting customer data, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is very clear. What isn’t quite as clear is

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