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"Unacceptable" data scraping lands Meta a £228m data protection fine
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"Unacceptable" data scraping lands Meta a £228m data protection fine

The much-awaited decision follows the scraping of half a billion users' data and received unanimous approval from EU regulators
29 Nov 2022
UK follows EU in securing data deal with South Korea
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UK follows EU in securing data deal with South Korea

The deal will foster cross-border collaboration between businesses by reducing administrative and financial frictions
23 Nov 2022
What is the 'right to be forgotten'?
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What is the 'right to be forgotten'?

Everything you need to know about the EU's data-removal ruling
23 Nov 2022
ICO: The public sector isn’t getting 'an easier ride' with GDPR penalties
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Policy & legislation

ICO: The public sector isn’t getting 'an easier ride' with GDPR penalties

The UK’s information commissioner outlines his new approach to regulation and why the most constructive punishments will always be favoured
23 Nov 2022
India’s new data protection bill continues to “facilitate state surveillance”
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India’s new data protection bill continues to “facilitate state surveillance”

Although data localisation requirements have now been removed, it’s down to the Indian government to select which countries data is allowed to be sent…
21 Nov 2022
Google agrees record $391.5m settlement in US digital tracking case
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Google agrees record $391.5m settlement in US digital tracking case

The sum represents the largest settlement ever paid in a US digital privacy case which dates back to 2018
15 Nov 2022
VMware enhances Sovereign Cloud services in a push for easier compliance
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VMware enhances Sovereign Cloud services in a push for easier compliance

Updates to existing services VMware Tanzu and VMware Aria are revealed alongside a new Sovereign Cloud Initiative
8 Nov 2022
UK police fails ethical tests with "unlawful" facial recognition deployments
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UK police fails ethical tests with "unlawful" facial recognition deployments

A University of Cambridge team audited UK police use of the tech and found frequent ethical and legal shortcomings
28 Oct 2022
What is secure deletion?
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Data & insights

What is secure deletion?

Want to ensure your deleted data can’t be recovered and abused? We explore how secure deletion works, and how you can best protect your information
26 Oct 2022
A strategic guide for controlling and securing your data
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A strategic guide for controlling and securing your data

Forrester's data security control framework
25 Oct 2022
FTC orders Uber-owned Drizly to improve "lax" data protection approach following 2020 breach
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FTC orders Uber-owned Drizly to improve "lax" data protection approach following 2020 breach

The Uber subsidiary has been hit with an FTC complaint, as the agency looks to send a message to the wider industry
25 Oct 2022
The ultimate guide to deleting yourself from social media
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The ultimate guide to deleting yourself from social media

Worried about oversharing – or just want to kick the social media habit? We’ve outlined concrete steps you can take to delete your identity from the m…
25 Oct 2022
Database and big data security
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Database and big data security

KuppingerCole 2021 Leadership Compass Report
24 Oct 2022
2023 Strategic roadmap for data security platform convergence
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2023 Strategic roadmap for data security platform convergence

Capitalise on your data and share it securely using consolidated platforms
21 Oct 2022
Five common data security pitfalls
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Five common data security pitfalls

Learn how to improve your security posture
21 Oct 2022
Thousands of Microsoft customer records found on a public server
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Thousands of Microsoft customer records found on a public server

The tech giant claims security researchers have greatly exaggerated the scope of the issue
20 Oct 2022
Cost of a data breach report 2022
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Cost of a data breach report 2022

Discover the factors to help mitigate breach costs
20 Oct 2022
Medibank begins negotiations with hackers who claim to have stolen data in last week’s cyber attack
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Medibank begins negotiations with hackers who claim to have stolen data in last week’s cyber attack

The company had originally said that no customer data had been taken
19 Oct 2022
What is the Data Protection Act 2018?
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What is the Data Protection Act 2018?

A look at the UK's Data Protection Act and how GDPR fits into the puzzle
17 Oct 2022
Solve cyber resilience challenges with storage solutions
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Solve cyber resilience challenges with storage solutions

Fundamental capabilities of cyber-resilient IT infrastructure
17 Oct 2022
IT Pro News in Review: Vodafone-Three UK merger, young tech workers dissatisfied, UK scraps data protection
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IT Pro News in Review: Vodafone-Three UK merger, young tech workers dissatisfied, UK scraps data protection

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
7 Oct 2022
Papa John's faces class-action lawsuit for alleged misuse of session tracking scripts
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Papa John's faces class-action lawsuit for alleged misuse of session tracking scripts

Session replay tools are used on a variety of websites for analytics purposes, but the pizza retailer faces claims it is engaged in unreasonable profi…
7 Oct 2022
Facilitating Fintech
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Facilitating Fintech

Reducing the risk of potential data interception among fintech solutions
5 Oct 2022