Tag: Data Protection

OkCupid users victims of credential stuffing

OkCupid says there has been no data breach.

Social media poses biggest data breach threat

Following the amount of airtime devoted to scandals from Facebook / Cambridge Analytica to Google+, it may come as no surprise that social media platforms pose the biggest danger when it comes to data breaches.

Most IT Pros Share and Reuse Passwords: Report

Data Protection Day shock as Yubico reveals poor security and security practices.

The New (And Misunderstood) Role of the GDPR Data Protection Officer

Regulation (EC) 45/2001 of the EU’s GDPR requires organizations that operate in a member state to appoint a data protection officer (DPO).

The quest for cyber-trust

How can International Standards help mitigate cyber risks? And is it really the case that the only answer is even more sophisticated technology?

How GDPR is affecting the video games you love

The gaming industry had to comply with the EU's privacy rules, too.

What has changed in the wake of GDPR?

Quentin Hunt, barrister-at-law, examines the legal implications of GDPR after the first six months

Australia data encryption laws explained

Australian police can now order tech firms to access the encrypted messages of suspects

Bethesda Accidentally Leaked Personal Data of ‘Fallout 76’ Customers Looking for Help

The game publisher accidentally sent support ticket information to customers using its help desk.

Reported Cybercrime Jumps 14% in England

Figures based on FOI findings from a third of police forces.

How GDPR has changed the advertising game

Thanks to GDPR, digital advertising is about to see a back to the future return to the tradition of good content.

Is spam email defeated or not?

Has spam email been defeated, or should we admit we cannot beat it?