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Data Security – Fines for breaches increasing

ICO Fines Increasing for data breaches

This month has seen a major increase in the fines levied by the Information Commissioner for breaches of the Data Protection Act. Over the last 30 days, there have been over £500,000 fined in three different breaches of the act, with £415,000 of the fines being in the last 11 days. At the moment, it seems to […]

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Widespread Hacking in South Korea

Widespread Hacking in South Korea

It was recently reported that nearly ever member (approximately 35 Million people) of a South Korean social networking site had their personal data exposed as the result of a hack on Cyworld’s systems. From the Register: Names, phone numbers, email addresses, and other details may have been exposed through the Cyworld hack, which follows previous […]

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Preventing Identity Theft – free downloadable handout

Preventing Identity Theft – free downloadable handout

Identity theft is a genuine risk, for you, your employees, your family and your customers. It may not happen as often as some of the media reports claim, but it happens and the impact can be devastating. If you, or your employees enable the theft of your customers identity data it can spell the end […]

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