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Details of data breaches reported to the UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) could be shared with insurers to help them "accurately price cyber risk", the UK's digital minister has said. 23 Oct 2017
Laws that place restrictions on the 'profiling' of individuals do not just apply to data processing completed entirely automatically, EU data protection authorities have said. 20 Oct 2017
The law protects people's right to privacy in a number of ways.
Businesses faced with the theft or unauthorised use of their confidential data have a suite of remedies available to them in the civil courts to recover that data or prevent its further use.
Section 33 of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) is likely to come into force in Hong Kong soon. Here is how employers can prepare in advance to ensure that they comply.
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in November 2012.
This guide is based on UK law. It was written and last reviewed in January 2010.
This guide was last updated on 24th November 2009 and concerns a new law for the European Union.
Many businesses are not ready to take advantage of the opportunities presented by 'industry 4.0', according to a new report. 20 Oct 2017
Businesses that outsource the processing of personal data to other companies will be said to be aware of data breaches experienced by those processors as soon as the processors themselves recognise the breach, according to proposed new guidance. 20 Oct 2017
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