information governance

information governance

Amazon accused of lying to Congress about using third-party sellers' data

Firm allegedly used data related to independent sellers to help develop competing products. 
27 Apr 2020
information governancewhitepaper

Building a modern information governance strategy

How to rethink your approach to develop a more modern information governance strategy
3 Jan 2020
data protection

What is the Data Protection Act 1998?

Despite GDPR coming into force businesses may still find themselves sanctioned under the 1998 act
20 Jun 2019
information governancewhitepaper

Information governance in a world of increased data regulation

Companies have to manage the dual challenges of data growth and increased regulation
31 May 2019
An old laptop turned off resting on a rock by a stream
Policy & legislation

Four Defra IT systems may not be ready for no-deal Brexit

MPs are concerned the department will resort to "manual fallbacks" that are slower and more error-prone
13 Mar 2019
Zuckerberg looking worried
Policy & legislation

Gov to hold talks with Mark Zuckerberg over tech regulation

Culture secretary will use the 30-minute meeting to explore ways to remove harmful content from social media
21 Feb 2019
Information commissioner Elizabeth Denham
Policy & legislation

The ICO wants a wider remit where data is used

Personal data and its regulation are "indivisible" from conversations about AI, Brexit and fake news, says Elizabeth Denham
15 Feb 2019
EU to scrap roaming charges within two years
Policy & legislation

No-deal Brexit will block critical data transfers to EU

With no time to reach a data adequacy agreement, the ICO has published guidance for businesses to avoid disruption
14 Dec 2018
Policy & legislation

China erases citizens' social media accounts

Following the country's restriction on media outlets, China have exercised their censorship laws eliminating 9,800 social media accounts
13 Nov 2018
IT regulation

FCC admits net neutrality DDoS attack was work of fiction

FCC chairman Ajit Pai pins error on former CIO providing "inaccurate information"
7 Aug 2018
Information Commissioner

ICO: People are more aware of data rights than ever before

Watchdog issued a record £5 million in fines to organisations in 2017/18
24 Jul 2018
Policy & legislation

Facebook: We won't remove fake news

Revelation follows Ofcom's threat to regulate social media platforms in a bid to curb misinformation
16 Jul 2018
Policy & legislation

EC calls for changes to electoral law to save democracy

The Electoral Commission says urgent improvements needed to ensure transparency for voters in the digital age
26 Jun 2018
Business strategy

What is information governance?

What structures, policies, procedures, processes and controls are needed to manage information in the enterprise?
1 Jun 2018

Google gets caught up in Russian internet censorship battle

US search giant accused of helping Telegram chat service evade Russian ban
23 Apr 2018

Why Nadine Dorries is totally wrong about password sharing

Frustration abounds as MPs expose their backwards security practises
4 Dec 2017