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NPA: GDPR could be a ‘main’ cause of 64% increase in error reports 0

Leyla Hannbeck: GDPR could have prompted more frequent use of NPA’s error reporting platform The number of errors reported to the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) increased by more than 60%

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News analysis: Can the UK prove its data adequacy post-Brexit? 0

What does the UK hope to have in common from 29th March 2019 with the following countries: Andorra, Argentina, Canada, Faeroe islands, Guernsey, Israel, Isle of Man, Jersey, New Zealand,

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Carphone Warehouse fined for ‘striking’ number of failures that led to data breach 0

Information Commissioner’s Office fines company £400,000 for ‘concerning’ security issues following investigation of hack of 3m customers’ data Carphone Warehouse has been fined £400,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office for

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Get Into Gear On GDPR 0

The introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018 represents a watershed moment for data regulation. The Data Protection Act of 1998 will be bolstered by the

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10 Things About The Network and Information Security Directive (NIS) 2

Have you heard about the European Union’s Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive, which is scheduled to enter into member state law in 2018? Maybe not. Both the world’s attention

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Privacy regulator warns MPs over shared passwords 0

The UK’s data privacy regulator has cautioned MPs about sharing work computer passwords. It follows tweets by three Conservative Party MPs over the weekend claiming that they had provided their

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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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ICO fee and registration changes next year 0

As we count down to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) taking effect next May, we wanted to clarify how the fees that data controllers have to pay to the

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ICO Actions Before GDPR 0

Three data protection moves by the ICO The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is one of many organisations preparing for the GDPR.  As the regulator, they are already taking steps that

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What You Need to Know About GDPR 2

The concept of data protection has been around for many years, since the UK first implemented a Data Protection Act in 1984. The general data protection regulation is a piece

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