The national data opt-out is a service that allows patients to opt out of their confidential patient information being used for research and planning purposes. in line with the recommendations of the National Data Guardian in her Review of Data Security, Consent and Opt-Outs. The deadline for health and care organisations to comply with the … Read more
Trustees are legally obliged to comply with charity law requirements and other laws applicable to the charity, so compliance with relevant data protection legislation is a fundamental part of a trustee’s responsibilities. Many charities have boards and committees that oversee data protection matters and provide senior level oversight as there is the significant reputational risk … Read more
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has today called for a government review into the systemic risks and areas for improvement around the use of private correspondence channels – including private email, WhatsApp and other similar messaging apps.
Solicitors are today being asked to play their part in keeping the UK safe online by helping to tackle the rise in organisations paying out to ransomware criminals.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and the South Korean Personal Information Protection Commission (PIPC) have a strong relationship which recognises their shared common mission to uphold people’s information rights, while supporting digital innovation and economic development.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has today set out a revised approach to working more effectively with public authorities.
The role of UK Information Commissioner comes with responsibilities, powers, and discretions. Since starting my role in January, I have been touring the UK listening to businesses, organisations and the public about their expectations of me and my office.
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Latest report from international data protection and privacy authorities has identified credential stuffing as a significant and growing cyber threat to personal information.
This Bulletin highlights how important data privacy, information and cyber security is to protect your intellectual property, to safeguard the data of your employees, clients, and supply chain by, discussing and evidencing risks and provided tips on how to protect your organisations. Therefore, you are encouraged to share this bulletin throughout your organisation. Volume 24 … Read more