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The European Central Bank (ECB) has reported experiencing a personal data breach after identifying information entered by some users of its website was left exposed to unauthorised access. 24 Jul 2014
Media reports on data breach cases are having an increasing affect on the financial performance of companies that experience those incidents, an expert has said. 18 Jul 2014
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This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in January 2013.
This article is based on UK law. It was last updated in June 2009.
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The Alliance for Electronic Business, sponsored by Pinsent Masons, produced these guidelines which give clear, commercial and practical guidance to SMEs in the UK on how to implement security policies and monitor the security of their systems.
If you have a report to make concerning illegal material on the internet you should contact the UK's Internet Watch Foundation, whether the material appears to originate in the UK or elsewhere.
If you have a report to make on the sale or use of illegal software, you should contact FAST or BSA.
High street bank Barclays has become the first major organisation to be certified under the UK government's new cyber security programme, the Cyber Essentials Scheme (CES). 08 Jul 2014
UK businesses are more concerned about getting the most from their investments in technology than they are about data security, cloud computing or big data, according to a new survey. 03 Jul 2014
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