Category: Encryption News

Massive attack on the Norwegian healthcare provider, Health South-East RHF
A Norwegian healthcare provider, Health South-East RHF, is investigating an unauthorised intrusion into its IT systems which may have breached the personal data of over half the country’s population. Health [...]
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Protect your data: spear-phishing attacks continue to lure organisations
  It has been years since the first phishing scams were used to snag the unsuspecting victim, yet still, these scams remain common and very effective even though people are [...]
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Carphone Warehouse issued with massive fine for data breach
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued Carphone Warehouse with a £400000 fine- one of the largest fines to date. In 2015 Carphone Warehouse had their computer systems hacked: enabling [...]
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GDPR: Personal information and PII
The GDPR focusses on upholding the privacy rights of EU citizens-it aims to protect their data. Organisations must follow technical and organisational processes to ensure that the personal information that [...]
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It’s an Uber-breach!
Uber has done it again! In 2014 Uber failed to declare a data breach for which they were fined. That lesser breach pales in comparison with the recent one that [...]
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Following a manageable path to GDPR compliance
It’s in the news and in our boardrooms. Everyone needs to be compliant and as of yesterday. The impending GDPR D-Day is not far off, 25th May 2018, and this [...]
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Do you know where your data is?
Every day both you and I expand our digital footprint in a multitude of ways. Big Data business continues to grow and our data is collected and analysed in mass. [...]
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Personal data of Welsh NHS employees stolen
Thousands of Welsh NHS employees have had their personal data stolen. The data is processed by a private contractor, Landauer, who’s system has been hacked. The breach is said to [...]
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Galaxkey Wins Bradford MDC Security Contract
Customer Success: Bradford MDC The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council (MDC) has selected Galaxkey to enhance their data protection and replace their incumbent encryption solution. Bradford MDC is a [...]
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Mr Trump aspires to use a courier service!
President Barack Obama will soon be succeeded by President Elect Mr Donald Trump. One of the many glaring contrasts existing between the two American leaders is their differences in opinion [...]
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