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  • 04 Jun 2014 12:02 AM | Anonymous

    Hundreds of millions of people across Europe will be forced to change completely the way they use the internet, according to one of Google's key advisers.

    http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/google-privacy-law-means-total-rethink-of-basic-freedoms-9463694.html


  • 28 May 2014 12:12 AM | Anonymous

    Only half of UK businesses are aware of the upcoming EU Data Protection Regulation, compared with 87 per cent awareness in Germany. 

    http://www.retailfraud.com/half-of-uk-businesses-unaware-of-new-eu-data-protection-laws/


  • 23 May 2014 12:02 AM | Anonymous

    The ICO seized hundreds of SIM cards today, after raiding a SIM farm in offices in Wolverhampton. 

    http://ico.org.uk/news/latest_news/2014/ICO-raids-SIM-farm-blamed-for-350000-messages-22052014


  • 22 May 2014 12:11 AM | Anonymous

    A man has lost his appeal for a Newsquest newspaper to remove an archived story on his fraud conviction from its website. 

    http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/fraudster-loses-bid-make-newsquest-remove-report-spent-criminal-conviction-online-archive


  • 22 May 2014 12:09 AM | Anonymous

    The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published a new security report highlighting eight of the most common IT security vulnerabilities that have resulted in organisations failing to keep people’s information secure. 

    http://ico.org.uk/news/latest_news/2014/top-it-data-security-threats-revealed-and-what-organisations-must-do-to-stop-them-12052014


  • 22 May 2014 12:03 AM | Anonymous

    According to the 2014 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, 85 percent of point-of-sale intrusions took weeks to discover and 43 percent of web application attacks took months to discover. 

    http://www.retailfraud.com/survey-shows-25-of-breaches-go-undetected-for-more-than-24-hours/


  • 08 May 2014 12:12 AM | Anonymous

    A poll on the website of CIFAS – the UK’s Fraud Prevention Service — has revealed a less than clear picture regarding people’s appetite for organisations using more of their personal data to prevent fraud. 

    http://www.retailfraud.com/do-organisations-need-more-data/


  • 25 Apr 2014 12:13 AM | Anonymous

    The European Union's Data Protection Regulation reforms are edging ever closer to reality but, as a new study reveals, awareness among UK businesses is lower than expected. 

    http://www.scmagazineuk.com/most-uk-companies-unaware-of-eu-data-protection-law/article/343989/


  • 24 Mar 2014 12:14 AM | Anonymous

    The theft involved information, including bank account details, relating to thousands of members of its staff and later published online on Thursday. 

    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/morrisons-employee-arrested-over-supermarket-data-theft-9197894.html


  • 04 Mar 2014 12:16 AM | Anonymous

    Simon Hughes’ speech given at Manchester Central Convention Centre to ICO's Data Protection Practitioner Conference. 

    https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/simon-hughes-speech-to-icos-data-protection-practitioner-conference


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