Companies are planning to move to cloud-based privileged access management

Survey shows that 47% of security professionals are already using, planning or exploring the possibility to move privileged access management to the cloud. Thycotic, a privileged access management (PAM) provider, published its results from a survey conducted at the RSA Conference 2019. The survey looked at PAM practices within security professionals. The survey revealed that […]

PPI claims company fined £120,000

A PPI claims management company, Hall and Hanley Ltd, has been fined £120,000 for sending spam texts about its services. The company was found responsible for sending more than 3.5 million direct marketing text messages about PPI compensation claims between 1st January 2018 and 26th June 2018. After numerous complaints were made about the company, […]

ICO says that voice data collected unlawfully by HMRC should be deleted

The voice records of five million people are to be deleted following breaching General Data Protection Regulation. Following a complaint from the privacy watchdog, Big Brother Watch, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) conducted an investigation in HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) focusing on the use of voice authentication for customer verification on some of HMRCs’ […]