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DATE January 27, 2021 12:41 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

New Data Breach Guidelines Issued

The European Data Protection Board published some great new guidelines about data breaches last week.  What makes the guidance great is that it essentially works through 18 use-cases including examples such as mailing things to the wrong person,  exfiltration of data by a former employee, the accidental transmission of data,...
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DATE January 6, 2021 11:07 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

How Long Can I Keep Former Employees’ Emails?

The Outsourced DPO read an interesting article on Lexology about how to handle the email accounts of former employees.  The case in question was in Belgium and related to the former owners of a family firm being ousted by the company.  The ousted, former employees complained to the Belgian supervisory...
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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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DATE December 14, 2018 4:10 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Data Protection

Outsourced DPO: Training made interesting!

Very interesting but here is tomorrow’s blog… not feeling as inspired this week! The Outsourced DPO passes the bomb… The Outsourced DPO has been out and about delivering training this week which has been rather fun and a refreshing change in that you can generally finish a day without acquiring...
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