An ICO spokesperson said: “We are reviewing the Data Protection Impact Assessment for NHSX’s pilot of its contact tracing app in the Isle Read More
5 May 2020
A blog by Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner.
Last month, as the ICO set out its regulatory approach during the COVID-19 pandemic, I spoke of the Read More
Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham and Executive Director of Technology and Innovation Simon McDougall appear before the Human Rights Joint Committee on 4 May Read More
Recognising the increasingly vital role played by data protection professionals, the third ICO Practitioner Award for Excellence in Data Protection is awarded Read More
A blog by Ian Hulme, Director for Regulatory Assurance at the ICO.
As COVID-19 continues to sweep across the UK, more and more people are driven to help Read More
We all share the same concerns about the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The need for public bodies and health practitioners to Read More
Edge, the web browser of information technology giant Microsoft, now blocks cryptojacking malware.A Microsoft Edge spokesperson told CryptoX on Feb. 10 that the latest version of the web browser features a new PUA (Potentially Unwanted Apps) blocking feature that may block some illicit cryptocurrency mining malware.When asked about whether Read More
The Information Commissioner is looking for data protection practitioners who have made an outstanding impact within their organisation.
The call comes as applications Read More
20 December 2019
A blog by Simon McDougall, ICO’s Executive Director for Tech Policy and Innovation
In June we issued our Adtech Update Report Read More
PayPal is suing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) for requiring the firm to make “misleading and confusing” disclosures about its fees.The digital payments giant filed a lawsuit against the CFPB on Dec. 11, arguing that the agency has ignored critical differences between digital wallets and prepaid products like Read More