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The GDPR Advisory Board Offers Expert Advice 0

The GDPR Advisory Board launched on 7th December is an easily-accessible, authoritative platform for organisations baffled by the implications of the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The new GDPR

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GDPR awareness warning triggers Government action 0

The UK Government is ratcheting up its campaign to get companies to wake up to GDPR on the back of a new study it has carried out which shows fewer

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ICO dishes out £400,000 fine to Carphone Warehouse 0

Carphone Warehouse has paid a high price for a catalogue of data governance failings after becoming only the second ever company to be fined £400,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office,

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Data protection bill amended to protect security researchers 0

Exemption added after researchers said efforts to demonstrate inadequate anonymisation could fall foul of law The government is to amend the data protection bill to protect security researchers who work

Read More delays biometrics strategy again – but cops will still use the tech 0

Tech’s too ‘fast moving’ for framework, but not for slurping your face The Home Office has admitted the UK’s biometrics strategy won’t be published until next year, as MPs slam

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Yet another NSA intel breach discovered on AWS. It’s time to worry. 0

Once again the US government displays a level of ineptitude that can only be described as ‘Equifaxian‘ in nature. An AWS bucket with 47 viewable files was found configured for

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MP Nadine Dorries defends ‘shared password’ tweet 0

A Conservative MP has defended her cyber-security arrangements after revealing she shares her login passwords with all her staff. Nadine Dorries said this included “interns on exchange programmes”, triggering a

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Google faces mass legal action in UK over data snooping 0

Google is being taken to court, accused of collecting the personal data of millions of users, in the first mass legal action of its kind in the UK. It focuses

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Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up 0

Uber has revealed that 2.7 million British riders and drivers were affected by a 2016 data breach that it covered up for more than a year. A total of 57

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Startups Are Changing The Future Of Cybersecurity 0

From a web-encrypting router to an automated platform helping to protect against data incidents in businesses, the startups helping to shape the future of cybersecurity pitched their ideas on the

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