I’m speaking about the trade off between network security and employee privacy at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) European Data Protection Congress in Brussels on the 2nd December. In the face of modern cyber-threats, communication monitoring and surveillance are essential for the protection of corporate information. But
Question: Is pre-authorisation data in scope of PCI DSS? Answer: Yes. There’s quite a bit of misleading information on the internet about the status of pre-authorisation data. As far as all the card schemes are concerned there’s no difference between pre-authorisation data and post-authorisation data. If you store,
I like to analyse the ICO’s undertakings and enforcement notices to see whether there are lessons you can learn from other people’s unfortunate mistakes. Last year the Orbit housing association moved offices and in the process sold-off some of their surplus-to-requirments filling cabinets. The problem was that there
Back in 2008 the government announced that they were going to reform some of the ways the disabled parking / blue-badge scheme worked to reduce the amount of fraudulent use. When I heard this discussed on the radio, the government’s spokesman talked about providing £10 million towards a data sharing
There’s been a lot in the press for the past few days about the recent T-Mobile breach. Basically it appears that a number of staff at the mobile phone company have been selling customer data which included the customer’s name, their mobile number and when their contract expired.