Concern over Police Scotland cyber kiosk security

Politicians in Scotland are responding to worries raised over the security of ‘cyber kiosks’ that are used throughout the country by the Scottish police, Jenni Davidson reports in Public Technology. The kiosks can be used to access personal private data, and Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) are concerned about privacy rights, data security and […]

Dataguise to sponsor Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Theatre at Data Protection World Forum

Dataguise to sponsor Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Theatre at Data Protection World Forum We are delighted to announce Dataguise as sponsors of the Governance, Risk and Compliance Theatre at Data Protection World Forum. The two-day conference comes to London’s Excel arena on 20th and 21st November, where attendees can get to the forefront of […]

Six month prison sentence for motor industry employee in first ICO Computer Misuse Act prosecution

A motor industry employee has been sentenced to six months in prison in the first prosecution to be brought by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) under legislation which carries a potential prison sentence. Mustafa Kasim, who worked for accident repair firm Nationwide Accident Repair Services (NARS), accessed thousands of customer records containing personal data without […]

Q&A with Nick Brandreth, VP of Sales at Integris Software

Nick Brandreth leverages over 16 years’ experience in the Information Security sector, having worked at firms including Safebreach, cyber-security firm Imperva, and Tripwire, where they were early proponents of DevOps and DevSecOps through the work of Gene Kim. In his current role, Nick continues to evangelise on cutting-edge technologies by implementing innovative solutions for data […]

Data dealers accused of GDPR failings

Data law regulators in Europe have been called upon to look into a potential data breach case, with brokers, credit ratings agencies and adtech firms falling under suspicion of not playing by new rules. Complaints were filed to regulators last week by a campaign group named Privacy International, regarding possible transgressions committed by the data […]