Author Archives: Robert Briggs

BBC News: UK regulator has ‘huge concerns’ over Uber breach

The UK regulator, the ICO, has ‘huge concerns’ over Uber breach – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-42079937

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How long does personal data have to be stored under the data protection law?

The short answer is no longer than necessary. Personal data will need to be retained for longer in some cases than in others. How long you retain different categories of personal data should be based on individual business needs. A … Continue reading

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Amazonite Learning become the latest Reputation Advocate

Cultivating the ability to create in the moment, the agility to respond with wisdom, and the awareness to spot opportunities as they arise. Find out more

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Identity theft at epidemic levels, warns Cifas

Identity theft at epidemic levels, warns Cifas – Read more on the BBC website

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Company bosses ‘lack cyber-attack training’

Are you sleepwalking into trouble?  Read more on the BBC…

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Gravity Forms Stop Entries Plugin Aims to Help Sites Comply with the EU’s GDPR – WordPress Tavern

Wider Gravity Forms Stop Entries is a new plugin that helps website owners protect the privacy of form submissions by preventing entries from being stored in the database. Read more… Source: Gravity Forms Stop Entries Plugin Aims to Help Sites … Continue reading

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BBC News: Customers ‘furious’ with TNT after cyber-attack meltdown

I saw this on the BBC and thought you should see it: Customers ‘furious’ with TNT after cyber-attack meltdown – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-40861982

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Employee behaviour shows up GDPR compliance risk

Employees are ignoring company policies on confidential data which jeopardises businesses compliance according to research by Sharp. Read more…

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Facebook calls for a more people-centric security industry

BBC news: Facebook calls for a more people-centric security industry

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Could new data laws end up bankrupting your company?

BBC News: Could new data laws end up bankrupting your company? – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-40441434

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