50% of remote workers Ignoring cyber security

The current pandemic has brought about a forced change for organisations as many employees are working remotely from home. This has resulted in a distinct lack of any IT security team’s ability to focus on the employees and their cyber security. According to Tessian 52% of employees believe that, when they are working from home, they can get away with riskier behaviour putting businesses at risk of cyber attacks.

John Green, in house lawyer at Green CDL, says “It is important that cyber security is, and remains, at the forefront of every employees mind both during the lockdown and in the future, it is important now more than ever to ensure all your staff undertake appropriate working from home and cyber security basic training at regular intervals”.

Honda’s global operations hit by cyberattack

In a statement the Japanese car manufacturer confirmed that a cyberattack has taken place on the Honda network which has impacted their systems globally. They further said that the virus had spread throughout its network affecting its ability to access computers, servers, emails and other services.

Green CDL and Greater Manchester Police talk Cyber Crime and the Law

A recorded webinar hosted by the Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester with guest speakers Emma Green from Green CDL, Cyber Security and Data Protection lawyer John Green and DSupt Neil Jones from Greater Manchester Police.

Data Breach on Babylon Health’s GP App

Babylon Health admitted to the breach when it was contacted by one of its users who discovered he had been given access to dozens of videos recording of other patient’s consultations.

An investigation revealed a number of other users also had access to consultations with others.

The Open Rights Group have instructed lawyer to lodge a formal complaint with the ICO over the test and trace programme

ORG have a number of concerns over the amount of contact data that will be collected and retained by the Government, in particular following Public Health England stating it would retain “personally identifiable “ data of those who test positive for 20 years.

Part 2 of interview with the Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester and Emma Green from Green CDL

In the second video of a series of 8 Emma Green from Green CDL talks about the latest trends in cyber security with the Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester.

Finland issues 3 fines for data protection breaches

The Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman, Finland’s equivalent of the ICO, issues 3 fines:

  • Posti Oy fined €100,000 for not providing sufficient information on data protection rights.
  • Kymen Vesi Oy fined €16,000 for failure to conduct a data protection impact assessment.
  • A third company was fined of €12,500 for the collecting personal data unnecessarily of a job applicant

277 thoughts on “12th June 2020 – Weekly round up of Data Protection and Cyber Security news

  1. Very good article! We are linking to this particularly great content on our site. Keep up the great writing.

  2. Hello! I just would like to offer you a huge thumbs up for the great info you’ve got here on this post. I will be coming back to your web site for more soon.

  3. Aw, this was an exceptionally nice post. Taking the time and actual effort to make a good article… but what can I say… I hesitate a whole lot and never manage to get anything done.

  4. I’m the co-founder of JustCBD label (justcbdstore.com) and am seeking to develop my wholesale side of business. I really hope that anybody at targetdomain share some guidance ! I considered that the most effective way to do this would be to reach out to vape shops and cbd retail stores. I was really hoping if someone could recommend a qualified web site where I can purchase CBD Shops B2B Database I am presently reviewing creativebeartech.com, theeliquidboutique.co.uk and wowitloveithaveit.com. Not exactly sure which one would be the very best selection and would appreciate any advice on this. Or would it be simpler for me to scrape my own leads? Ideas?

  5. You’ve made some good points there. I looked on the internet for more information about the issue and found most individuals will go along with your views on this site.

  6. Right here is the perfect webpage for everyone who hopes to find out about this topic. You realize a whole lot its almost hard to argue with you (not that I personally would want to…HaHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a subject that has been written about for ages. Great stuff, just excellent!

  7. I was more than happy to find this web site. I need to to thank you for ones time due to this fantastic read!! I definitely loved every little bit of it and i also have you book-marked to see new information on your website.

  8. I blog frequently and I really thank you for your content. This great article has really peaked my interest. I will take a note of your site and keep checking for new details about once a week. I subscribed to your RSS feed as well.

  9. Greetings! Very helpful advice in this particular article! It is the little changes that will make the biggest changes. Thanks a lot for sharing!

  10. You have made some really good points there. I checked on the web to learn more about the issue and found most people will go along with your views on this site.|

  11. An interesting discussion is worth comment. I do believe that you ought to write more on this issue, it may not be a taboo matter but generally people don’t talk about such topics. To the next! Kind regards!!

  12. Do you have a spam problem on this blog; I also am a blogger, and I was curious about your situation; we have created some nice practices and we are looking to swap solutions with other folks, please shoot me an email if interested.|

  13. An interesting discussion is definitely worth comment. I think that you should write more about this issue, it might not be a taboo subject but typically people do not discuss such topics. To the next! Kind regards!!

  14. Hey would you mind letting me know which hosting company you’re working with? I’ve loaded your blog in 3 different web browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot quicker then most. Can you suggest a good web hosting provider at a reasonable price? Thanks, I appreciate it!|

  15. I’m amazed, I have to admit. Rarely do I encounter a blog that’s both equally educative and interesting, and let me tell you, you’ve hit the nail on the head. The issue is something which not enough people are speaking intelligently about. I’m very happy I stumbled across this during my hunt for something concerning this.

  16. Does your blog have a contact page? I’m having problems locating it but, I’d like to send you an email. I’ve got some creative ideas for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great blog and I look forward to seeing it grow over time.|

  17. Hello there, I do believe your web site could be having internet browser compatibility problems. When I take a look at your web site in Safari, it looks fine however, if opening in Internet Explorer, it’s got some overlapping issues. I simply wanted to provide you with a quick heads up! Aside from that, excellent blog!

  18. May I simply say what a comfort to discover someone that truly understands what they’re talking about on the web. You definitely realize how to bring a problem to light and make it important. More people really need to look at this and understand this side of your story. I was surprised you are not more popular since you surely have the gift.

  19. Howdy! This blog post couldn’t be written much better! Looking at this post reminds me of my previous roommate! He always kept talking about this. I most certainly will send this post to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thanks for sharing!

  20. After I originally commented I seem to have clicked on the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now whenever a comment is added I receive four emails with the exact same comment. Is there a way you can remove me from that service? Many thanks!

  21. Your style is unique in comparison to other folks I have read stuff from. Many thanks for posting when you’ve got the opportunity, Guess I’ll just book mark this blog.

  22. I’ve been browsing online more than 2 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It’s pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all webmasters and bloggers made good content as you did, the net will be a lot more useful than ever before.|

  23. That is a very good tip particularly to those new to the blogosphere. Brief but very accurate information… Appreciate your sharing this one. A must read post!

  24. Greetings! Very useful advice in this particular article! It’s the little changes which will make the most significant changes. Thanks a lot for sharing!

  25. The next time I read a blog, Hopefully it doesn’t disappoint me as much as this one. After all, I know it was my choice to read through, nonetheless I truly thought you would have something helpful to say. All I hear is a bunch of complaining about something you can fix if you weren’t too busy searching for attention.

  26. I have been surfing online greater than three hours as of late, yet I never found any fascinating article like yours. It is beautiful worth enough for me. In my view, if all site owners and bloggers made just right content material as you did, the net shall be a lot more useful than ever before.|

  27. Aw, this was an extremely nice post. Finding the time and actual effort to make a top notch article… but what can I say… I put things off a lot and don’t manage to get nearly anything done.

  28. Funciones: Asesorar a los clientes en cuanto a caracteristicas, precios, productos y servicios complementarios, entre otros de los productos ofrecidos en el almacen. Importante Contact Center requiere personas con experiencia desde( ) meses en soporte de ADSL, Técnico Redes de internet, Técnico instalador de líneas telefónicas básicas, reparación y verificación de líneas, Programación de los diferentes tipos de módems afines. Se solicita personas interesadas en desempeñarse como asesores de Atención al Cliente por Call Center en una linea de servicio.

  29. I love what you guys tend to be up too. This sort of clever work and reporting! Keep up the fantastic works guys I’ve you guys to blogroll.|

  30. Good post. I learn something totally new and challenging on sites I stumbleupon everyday. It’s always helpful to read through articles from other authors and use a little something from other web sites.

  31. I’m impressed, I must say. Rarely do I come across a blog that’s both educative and amusing, and without a doubt, you have hit the nail on the head. The problem is something that not enough people are speaking intelligently about. I am very happy I came across this in my hunt for something relating to this.

  32. May I simply say what a relief to discover somebody that really understands what they are discussing on the web. You definitely know how to bring a problem to light and make it important. A lot more people need to check this out and understand this side of the story. It’s surprising you’re not more popular given that you surely have the gift.

  33. I was extremely pleased to discover this great site. I need to to thank you for your time for this wonderful read!! I definitely savored every little bit of it and I have you book marked to see new things on your website.

  34. Nice post. I learn something totally new and challenging on sites I stumbleupon on a daily basis. It’s always interesting to read articles from other authors and practice a little something from other web sites.

  35. I am sure this post has touched all the internet viewers, its really really good article on building up new weblog.|

  36. A fascinating discussion is worth comment. I believe that you ought to write more on this topic, it may not be a taboo subject but generally people don’t talk about such subjects. To the next! Best wishes!!

  37. Greetings! I know this is kinda off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could locate a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having trouble finding one? Thanks a lot!|

  38. That is a very good tip particularly to those new to the blogosphere. Simple but very precise info… Appreciate your sharing this one. A must read article!

  39. You’re so cool! I don’t suppose I have read a single thing like this before. So great to find somebody with some original thoughts on this topic. Seriously.. thanks for starting this up. This website is one thing that is required on the web, someone with some originality!

  40. Heya! I just wanted to ask if you ever have any problems with hackers? My last blog (wordpress) was hacked and I ended up losing a few months of hard work due to no back up. Do you have any methods to protect against hackers?|

  41. The next time I read a blog, I hope that it doesn’t disappoint me just as much as this one. I mean, Yes, it was my choice to read, however I truly thought you would probably have something interesting to say. All I hear is a bunch of moaning about something that you can fix if you were not too busy looking for attention.

  42. Thanks for your article on the traveling industry. I might also like to add that if you are one senior considering traveling, it really is absolutely vital that you buy traveling insurance for golden-agers. When traveling, retirees are at high risk of experiencing a health-related emergency. Obtaining right insurance plan package to your age group can look after your health and provide you with peace of mind.

  43. 259571 129338These kinds of Search marketing boxes normally realistic, healthy and balanced as a result receive just about every customer service necessary for some product. Link Building Services 827646

  44. Pingback: My Homepage
  45. Hi, I do think this is an excellent website. I stumbledupon it 😉 I’m going to come back yet again since I saved as a favorite it. Money and freedom is the greatest way to change, may you be rich and continue to guide others.

  46. Having read this I believed it was rather informative. I appreciate you taking the time and effort to put this information together. I once again find myself spending way too much time both reading and leaving comments. But so what, it was still worthwhile!

  47. Does your blog have a contact page? I’m having trouble locating it but, I’d like to shoot you an e-mail. I’ve got some ideas for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great blog and I look forward to seeing it improve over time.|

  48. Oh my goodness! Incredible article dude! Thank you, However I am having problems with your RSS. I don’t know the reason why I can’t join it. Is there anyone else having the same RSS problems? Anybody who knows the solution will you kindly respond? Thanx!!

  49. Aw, this was a very nice post. Finding the time and actual effort to generate a very good article… but what can I say… I procrastinate a lot and never manage to get anything done.

  50. You are so interesting! I don’t think I’ve truly read a single thing like that before. So good to discover another person with some original thoughts on this topic. Seriously.. thank you for starting this up. This web site is one thing that is required on the web, someone with a little originality!

  51. I’m excited to uncover this site. I wanted to thank you for ones time due to this wonderful read!! I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and I have you saved as a favorite to see new things on your web site.

  52. When I originally left a comment I seem to have clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now every time a comment is added I recieve four emails with the same comment. There has to be an easy method you are able to remove me from that service? Thank you!

  53. Howdy! I could have sworn I’ve visited your blog before but after looking at some of the posts I realized it’s new to me. Anyways, I’m certainly pleased I found it and I’ll be bookmarking it and checking back regularly!

  54. I’m more than happy to find this website. I wanted to thank you for your time for this particularly fantastic read!! I definitely liked every little bit of it and i also have you bookmarked to see new stuff in your blog.

  55. I was more than happy to find this web site. I want to to thank you for ones time just for this wonderful read!! I definitely enjoyed every little bit of it and I have you bookmarked to check out new information on your site.

  56. You are so cool! I don’t suppose I have read a single thing like this before. So wonderful to find somebody with some original thoughts on this subject. Seriously.. many thanks for starting this up. This website is something that is required on the web, someone with some originality!

  57. Hiya, I’m really glad I have found this information. Nowadays bloggers publish just about gossips and internet and this is actually frustrating. A good website with exciting content, that’s what I need. Thanks for keeping this web-site, I will be visiting it. Do you do newsletters? Can’t find it.

Comments are closed.