Marriott faces data breach fallout

The Marriott hotel group has announced that it has fallen victim to one of the largest data breaches in history as data was stolen over the course of 4 years.

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Vote Leave becomes first UK victim of GDPR

With the General Data Protection Regulation in full effect the Information Commissioner’s Office, the UK’s regulatory authority, has issued the first official enforcement notice to an organisation for failing to follow the data protection law.

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Dixons Breach Becomes Super-breach Following Review

Earlier this year high street electronics firm Dixons Carphone revealed that a data breach had occurred the previous year, effecting over 1 million cu…

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When Will We See The First GDPR Mega-fines?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect several months ago, threatening to change the way organisations look after data forever…

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Backup’s Coming Home

Data is a vital asset for all modern organisations, from law firms to schools to football associations, data underpins decisions and holds systems tog…

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Cyber-criminals Look To Cash In On Dixons Data Breach

In early June,Dixons CarphoneBritish retail giant announced that they had suffered a major data breach with the possibility to affect millions of cust…

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G-day Is Here!

The wait is over. The period for becoming compliant has finished and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is now in full effect.

Organisatio…

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Using GDPR To Develop Organisational Data Governance

With a month to go until one of the biggest legislation changes in Europe in the past two decades, many organisations are hard at work implementing pr…

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Facebook, Fines, Data Protection Compliance And The GDPR

Much has been written about the ongoing data scandal surrounding tech giant and social media powerhouse, Facebook. As CEO and Founder Mark Zuckerberg …

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How Will The GDPR Affect Cyber-crime?

GDPR, thegeneral data protection regulation, is set to change data protection laws forever, as of May 25th, 2018. The regulation aims, in part, to str…

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