Data privacy Britons risk having data ‘sold to highest bidder’ after Brexit, whistleblower warns

British people's data privacy will be "hanging in the balance" after Brexit, former Cambridge Analytica staffer-turned-whistleblower Brittany Kaiser warned as the country leaves …

GDPR Fines for European privacy breaches reach 114 million euros, according to report

European regulators have imposed 114 million euros (£97.3 million) in fines for data breaches since tougher privacy rules came into force in mid-2018, with …

Apps Dating apps share intimate data about users, says consumer group

Popular dating apps like Grindr and OkCupid share personal data about users, including their location and sexuality, with about 100 other businesses, …

Data protectionNews Europeans should control their B2B data, says EU commissioner

The United States and China are the world's leaders in harvesting and exploiting personal data and the European Union must make sure …

Data protection GDPR vs CCPA: Two legislations, different requirements

W. Curtis Preston, Chief Technical Evangelist, Druva, discusses America’s version of GDPR, the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA), and what this …

Data privacy Personal? Private? No such thing in data-hungry world

Personal data reveals a slew of secrets about friends and family so regulators should stop fixating on individual privacy and …

GDPR Why is GDPR only now making the board pay attention to cyber security?

Dr Guy Bunker, CTO, Clearswift, shows us how the recent, high profile GDPR fines are the reason board members are …

News ICO issued monetary fines totalling over £3m to firms in 2018-19

The Information Commissioner's Office issued 22 monetary fines totalling over £3 million under the Data Protection Act 1998 and 23 …

News Marriott International fined almost £100m by ICO for 2018 data breach

The Information Commissioner's Office has announced its decision to fine Marriott International almost £100 million for failing to prevent a …

News British Airways fined a staggering £183.39m under GDPR for suffering massive breach

On Monday, the Information Commissioner's Office announced that it has issued a fine of £183.39 million to British Airways under …

News Danish DPA fines IDdesign £180,000 for illegally storing personal data of 385,000 customers

The Danish data protection authority has issued a fine of DKK 1.5 million (£180,000) to furniture company IDdesign for storing …

News Spanish La Liga fined €250,000 under GDPR for using app to spy on fans

The Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD) has fined the Spanish football league La Liga 250,000 euros (£222,532) for using its …