Monthly Archives: June 2017

Crimson Crab are on 93.7 Express FM in a few minutes.

The rules are changing on data protection, if you want to find out more, Rob will be talking to Miles Hensen on 93.7 Express FM’s Business Programme at 7 pm.

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Tonight at 7 pm Rob talking about GDPR on 93.7 Express FM

The rules are changing on data protection, if you want to find out more, Rob will be talking to Miles Hensen on 93.7 Express FM’s Business Programme at 7 pm Tonight.

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Making unsolicited sales and marketing calls?

If you are going to telephone a business for unsolicited sales and marketing purposes you are legally required to make sure that they are not on the Corporate TPS. The Corporate Telephone Preference Service (CTPS) is the central opt out … Continue reading

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Crimson Crab talking about GDPR on 93.7 Express FM

The rules are changing on data protection, if you want to find out more, Rob from Crimson Crab will be talking to Miles Hensen on 93.7 Express FM’s Business Programme at 7pm on Thursday 29th June 2017. Many thanks to … Continue reading

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Global ransomware attack causes chaos

Global ransomware attack causes chaos – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-40416611

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Router Hack Risk

Router hack risk ‘not limited to Virgin Media’

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Do you own a residential building over 18 metres high which is cladded?

Melanie Dawes the Permanent Secretary of the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has sent a letter to owners, landlords and managers of private residential blocks in England. DCLG are offering, private owners of residential buildings an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Do you totally rely on your spellchecker?

Do you obey your spellchecker religiously? Do you do everything it tells you to do even when you don’t know whether it’s right or wrong? Your spellchecker is only as good as your knowledge of the English language. Let me … Continue reading

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I have to retain accounts for HMRC purposes, especially income tax, for any business / sole trader that has ceased trading within previous years, would they have to comply with data protection in either current or future forms?

It is important to remember that we are only talking about third party personal data under the data protection rules. If you are holding this as part of your responsibilities then you will need to comply with the Data Protection Act until … Continue reading

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Crab Alert: Apple Mac computers targeted by ransomware and spyware

From the BBC: Apple Mac computers targetted by ransomware and spyware

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