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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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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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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…
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Preparing for the GDPR - 12 Steps to Take Now

This checklist highlights 12 steps you can take now to prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will apply from 25 May 2018. Many of the GDPR’s main concepts and principles are much the same as those in the current…
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Protecting Your Corporate Data

After recent cyber attacks hitting the NHS, is it time that your company rethinks its data protection policies?  Whilst ongoing protection is needed, many overlook the end of lifecycle risks in IT. See our below infographic for ways to protect…
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CSI LCS Hosts Data Destruction Open Day

CSI LCS to highlight awareness on dangers of inadequate IT disposal and raise funds for Sheffield Chamber’s charity of the year, Sheffield Young Carers WHO: Whoever is responsible for keeping your data secure in accordance with the Data…
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The Importance of Data Security During IT Disposal in the NHS

On the back of countless stories in the news, the issue of data security is a hot topic at the moment. In the UK's public sector, the need for organisations to tighten up on their policies is particularly pressing. In the course of the…