The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), has published a new strategy calling for better compliance by public authorities. Named “Openness by Design”, the strategy sets out five goals in regards to the suite of access to information legislation regulated by the ICO: Freedom of Information Act 2000, the Re-Use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015, and […]
Posted on 28th June 2019 in GDPR.
A recent study has found that more UK consumers are valuing their security over convenience when making online purchases. The report shows that over half of all respondents (55%) chose security, while 43 per cent selected convenience. The research has been conducted prior to the release of the next stage of PSD2 coming into effect mid-September. […]
Posted on 27th June 2019 in GDPR.
Research from Claranet finds that the majority of retailers are jeopardising their customers’ data by not implementing security controls in the application development processes. Retailers are putting their customers’ data at risk by failing to incorporate proper security controls in their new application development practices, according to the latest research from Claranet. While the vast majority of […]
Posted on 26th June 2019 in GDPR.
Following the reporting of 206,000 GDPR cases, Engage Technology Partners has urged employees to review their contractor, employee compliance, and management processes. Data provided by the European Data Protection Board reveals that out of the hundreds of thousands of cases reported, 95,000 were complaints and 65,000 were data security breach notifications. It was also discovered that […]
Posted on 25th June 2019 in GDPR.
The American supermarket chain, Walmart has said that it uses AI recognition technology on its checkouts to help root out shoplifters. The AI cameras are capable of spotting when items have been placed inside a shopping bag without having been scanned either by a cashier or through the self-service scan mechanism. Speaking to Business Insider, the […]
Posted on 24th June 2019 in GDPR.
The Cabinet Office has said that women remain under represented in the cyber security sphere. The official stance comes despite a nationwide drive to get more young women interested and involved in cyber and digital sectors. Minister for the Cabinet Office, David Lidington told the Women in Security Network conference recently that more needs to […]
Posted on 21st June 2019 in GDPR.