More than a year on from the scandal in which 87 million unauthorised Facebook users’ details were shared with Cambridge Analytica, 71% of UK adults want tougher action in penalising companies that abuse our data privacy by misusing third party data. This is according to new research from YouGov*, with more than 2000 UK adults […]
Posted on 9th July 2019 in GDPR.
A review of cyber-security procedures has concluded that King’s College London violated EU data laws when it shared personal and private data of politically active students with police authorities. King’s College London (KCL) has now handed itself into the Information Commissioner’s Office. The review also concluded that none of the data subjects had “been part of a […]
Posted on 8th July 2019 in GDPR.
According to a survey by Barracuda Network, 87% of respondents predicted email threats to increase in the coming year. The survey of 280 high-level decision makers revealed in a blog post that 75% of respondents had witnessed a steady increase in email attacks against their own organisation, over the past three years. Just under half of organisations had […]
Posted on 5th July 2019 in GDPR.
As many as 4,500 jobs are at risk after bookmaker William Hill announced plans to close 700 branches across the UK.
Posted on 5th July 2019 in General business.
The British Watchdog has been requested to launch an inquiry into Boris Johnson’s campaign following multiple allegations surrounding breaches of data protection laws. Foreign Office minister, Harriet Baldwin, and Ben Howlett, a former MP for Bath, have asked Brandon Lewis, the Tory party chairman, to launch an inquiry following receiving unsolicited requests for support from […]
Posted on 4th July 2019 in GDPR.
Anyone can be an entrepreneur says Julie Devonshire OBE, director of King’s College London’s Entrepreneur Institute – they just need the right guidance. Here, she tells Rhymer Rigby how she plans to turn the country’s sharpest minds to business.
Posted on 3rd July 2019 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
Tesco has warned it faces an uncertain Christmas trading period as a result of the latest Brexit deadline.
Posted on 3rd July 2019 in General business.