Newsletter Summer 2019

The FUG (Flowz User Group) This FUG meeting largely focused on how users can implement DPIAs in Flowz. The meeting allowed our users to interact, and provide feedback on how they are managing their systems.  David Stone was again the Lead Speaker at the event and...

Newsletter March 2019

The FUG (Flowz User Group) This FUG meeting largely focused on how users can impement DPIAs in Flowz. The meeting allowed our users to interact, and provide feedback on how they are managing their systems.  David Stone was again the Lead Speaker at the event and...

How businesses can ensure they comply with CCTV regulations

Businesses need to ensure if they use CCTV they do so legally and that any footage recorded is securely kept – unlike the recent incident involving the UK’s health secretary Matt Hancock. Shaky CCTV footage and still images of former health secretary Matt Hancock...

Thousands of patients hit by NHS data breaches

Fears over privacy after personal details shared with strangers The private data of thousands of NHS patients has been wrongly shared with strangers, including a case where a person’s HIV status was released, The Independent has learned. In one example, strangers...

European Commission Adopts New Standard Contractual Clauses

The European Commission (EC) on June 4, 2021 adopted a new set of Standard Contractual Clauses for international data transfers (New SCCs). The New SCCs take into account the Court of Justice of the European Union’s (CJEU) decision in Schrems II, requirements under...

The cyber security risks of working from home

Organisations have had to overcome countless challenges during the pandemic, but one that has continued to cause headaches is IT security for home workers. A remote workforce comes with myriad dangers, with employees relying on their home networks – and sometimes...