Data Loss in UK Law
Books & Journal Articles
Millions at risk in U.K. data loss.
...U.K HM Revenue and Customs has admitted that they have lost 2 computer discs containing confidential details of 15 million child benefit recipients, within the internal mail system. It was understood that ministers have been aware of the problems for......
How to avoid becoming the next data loss headline.
...Stories on data loss are hitting the headlines on a daily basis. Despite most of these laptops having security precautions such as passwords and encryption in place, there is still a lot of fear as to how the data they contain might be used and what ......
World Backup Day Survey Reveals a 30% Increase in Consumer Data Loss in 2018: Acronis.
...As sophistication and cost of ransomware, cryptojacking, and social engineering attacks increase, 50% of consumers remain clueless about these online threats. During World Backup Day on 31st March, Acronis announced that its 2019 World Backup Day S......
Beyond compliance: protecting sensitive data on the mainframe environment: in the light of the British Government data loss, part two of a rather poignant feature from Ulf T. Mattsson, chief technology officer for data security management provider, Protegrity.
...Sending sensitive information over the internet or within your corporate network as clear text, defeats the point of encrypting the text in the database to provide data privacy. The sooner the encryption of data occurs, the more secure the environmen......
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Law Firm Commentaries
- ICO Investigates Pensions Trust Data Loss
- Data Loss: is your Business Protected?
- Portable Computer Devices And Personal Data Loss Go Hand In Hand - As Surely As Night Follows Day!
UK loss adjusters guilty of breach of data protection
A jury in England has found four individuals and the firm providing loss adjusting and claims management services guilty on charges of unlawfully disclosing personal data that was illegally obtaine...
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