Tag GDPR

DATE February 23, 2021 4:17 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Is “Data Spill” The Latest Buzz Word In The World Of Data Protection

A story today in the BBC reports that social app Clubhouse suffered a “data spill” over the weekend https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-56163623.  The article quotes both Clubhouse’s chief technology officer David Thiel and Australian cyber-security researcher Robert Potter arguing a differentiation between a data spill and a data breach.  Robert Potter determines that...
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DATE February 23, 2021 9:59 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Compliance Audits

In last week’s Lunchtime Takeaway Session we discussed Data Protection Compliance Audits. A compliance audit is a review performed to ascertain an enterprise’s adherence to regulatory guidelines. Audit reports evaluate the strength and comprehensiveness of an organization’s compliance preparations, security policies, user access controls, and risk management procedures. In the...
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DATE February 18, 2021 12:20 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Upcoming Events

Our Lunchtime Takeaway Sessions take place every Friday from 12:30 to 13:30, during these sessions our top consultants come together to speak about various topics related to Data Protection. We are working closely with our clients to find common struggles so we can create the best possible list of events...
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DATE January 26, 2021 12:27 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Day 2021

Data Protection Day 2021 is just around the corner and we have decided to go HUGE this year by hosting a 6 hour-long webinar!! We put a lot of thought into what we wanted to do for Data Protection Day this year. In our personal lives, and as a company,...
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DATE December 1, 2020 2:09 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Facebook Fined $6.1 Million By South Korea

South Korea’s Personal Information Protection Commission (PIPC) has slapped Facebook with a $6.1 million fine for sharing user information without consent. The Korea Communications Commission kickstarted the investigation in 2018 before ultimately handing it off to the PIPC a few months ago. According to Yonhap News, the PIPC determined that...
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DATE November 20, 2020 11:03 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Post Brexit

The decision to leave the EU is causing a period of profound change and uncertainty for British businesses, as we near the end of the transition period, and many things remain unclear in the world of data protection. In the podcast above the DPP consulting unpick the complex issues to...
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DATE January 17, 2019 11:00 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Data Protection

Outsourced DPO: DPIA revisited

The Outsourced DPO wrote a blog about Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA) last November shortly before the ICO revised their guidance. In this blog, we review the ICO’s updated guidance and share the Outsourced DPO’s experiences from auditing in the lovely Essex this week. It is actually very easy to...
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DATE January 4, 2019 11:19 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Data Protection

Support Desk: Handling Data Breaches!

The weeks in the run up to Christmas was busy for the Support Desk, who were on hand to assist with personal data breaches and near miss incidents. Data Breaches and Near Misses! Most of our clients are currently using the Support Desk, based in Leeds. Our clients are provided...
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