Archives: February 2020

DATE February 25, 2020 10:36 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

PECR. They are still around!

When discussing the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (2003) (as amended numerous times) the Outsourced DPO usually finds one of several reactions: What? Never heard of ‘em. No! That can’t possibly be right – it’s bonkers! But I thought they were replaced by the GDPR. I’ve never really understood them...
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DATE February 20, 2020 10:13 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Uncategorized

The Data Protection Quiz

Have you checked out our Data Protection Quiz? A few people asked for clarification on a few quiz questions. The quiz was designed to be somewhat challenging and the language therefore is designed to be “tricky”. Question 6 – When must you conduct a data protection impact assessment? All processing...
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DATE February 12, 2020 10:33 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Data Protection

Five steps to secure data

Data protection has been in the spotlight for the last few years as more and more cases of theft and security breaches occur. Businesses can take five relatively simple steps to improve their data protection and ensure they give consumers confidence and the right experience. 1) Data Location The first...
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