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21,000 TalkTalk customers data could have been used for scams and fraud

The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC £100,000 after it failed to look after its customers’ data and risked it falling into the hands of scammers and fraudsters. An ICO investigation found TalkTalk…
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Firms face £17m fine if they fail to protect against hackers

Firms could face fines of up to £17m or 4% of global turnover if they fail to protect themselves from cyber-attacks, the government has warned. The crackdown is aimed at making sure essential services such as water, energy, transport and health…
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Blancco on the GDPR

How Does Blancco Help Organizations Comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation? On May 25, 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect throughout Europe, and any global business that handles information…
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Moneysupermarket fined £80,000

Price comparison website Moneysupermarket.com Ltd has been fined £80,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for sending millions of emails to customers who had made it clear they didn’t want to be contacted in that way. The…
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ICO publishes International Strategy

The ICO has published its first ever International Strategy to help it meet overseas data protection challenges including increased globalism, changing technology, GDPR and Brexit. The strategy aims to enhance privacy protection for the…
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Warning to SMEs as firm fined £60,000

Small and medium sized businesses are being warned to take note as a company which suffered a cyber attack is fined £60,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). An investigation by the ICO found Berkshire-based Boomerang…
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New Facility in Wright City USA

Recently our sister company in the US, EPC Inc, opened a brand new state-of-the-art recycling centre in Wright City, Missouri.  The new $5m, 104,000ft2 facility replaces the existing operation in Earth City, fitting current requirements…
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Data Protection Self Assessment

ICO have some very useful online tools to help you assess your company's data protection compliance. Why not give them a go? Data protection assurance Information security Data sharing and subject access Records management Here…
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Getting Ready for GDPR

Getting prepared for the GDPR to come into force can be daunting.  Here's a useful link from the ICO to help you self-assess where you may need to make changes... GDPR Self-assessment. CSI have a range of services to help you comply.…
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Gloucester City Council fined by ICO

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Gloucester City Council £100,000 after a cyber attacker accessed council employees’ sensitive personal information. The attacker took advantage of a weakness in the council’s…