February 7, 2017

US weighs email and cloud privacy law

US privacy advocates and tech firms push for updated email and cloud privacy legislation that has been approved by the House of Representatives, but still requires […]
July 29, 2016

Researcher uncovers UK government threat to privacy

Despite concerns about the draft Investigatory Powers Bill, a legal researcher has highlighted that existing legislation is a much bigger threat to privacy than most UK […]
July 25, 2016

Privacy Shield gets green light – for now

Privacy Shield faces inevitable legal challenges, so organisations should prepare by considering legal and practical alternatives ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News
July 10, 2016

EU-US Privacy Shield wins EU backing to proceed

The US data-transfer agreement wins the backing of the European Union, paving the way for it to come into force ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News
May 21, 2016

No trade-off between security and privacy, says Claude Moraes MEP

Any legislation on encryption should be preceded by an in depth and careful reflection process, says EU Civil Liberties Committee chair Claude Moraes ComputerWeekly: Latest IT […]
January 28, 2016

Business urged to take action on data privacy

Security professionals use Data Protection Day to encourage businesses to do more to protect personal data ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News
February 1, 2015

Google changes privacy policy in light of investigation

Google has been forced to implement a change in its privacy policy after an investigation from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News
September 18, 2014

Apple seeks to quell privacy concerns with open letter from Tim Cook

Apple creates privacy website in attempt to uphold its brand reputation following celebrity nude photo leak. Marketing Week – News
July 19, 2014

You want privacy? Give us the money and the powers so we can do the job, says watchdog

It has been a record year for the Information Commissioner’s Office in prosecutions and penalties, but the information age keeps piling on the pressure. Latest Stories […]