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Latest on the Currys PC World Data Breach Impacting 10 Million Customers
Following further investigations, Currys PC World today confirmed 10 million of their customer personal details may have been stolen by hackers, a revised number from the 1.2 million customers and 5.9 million payment cards it advised back in June.  In June ...
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Cyber Security Roundup for July 2018
The importance of assuring the security and testing quality of third-party provided applications is more than evident when you consider an  NHS reported data breach of 150,000 patient records  this month. The NHS said the breach was caused by a coding error...
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Cyber Security Roundup for June 2018
Dixons Carphone said hackers attempted to compromise 5.9 million payment cards and accessed 1.2 million personal data records . The company, which was heavily criticised for poor security and fined £400,000 by the ICO in January after been hacked in 2015 , ...
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Cyber Security Roundup for May 2018
I'm sure the release of the GDPR on 25th May hasn't escaped anyone's attention. After years of warnings about the EU parliament's intended tough stance on enforcing the human right to privacy in the digital realm, a real 'game changer' of a global privacy r...
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Application Development GDPR Compliance Guidance
Last week  IBM developerWorks released a three-part guidance series I have written to help  Application Developer develop GDPR compliant applications. Developing GDPR compliant applications Part 1: A Developer's Guide to the GDPR Part 2: Application Privacy...
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Cyber Security Roundup for April 2018
The fallout from the F acebook privacy scandal rumbled on throughout April and culminated with the closure of the company at the centre of the scandal Cambridge Analytica . Overview of Facebook and Cambridge Analytica Facebook's Zuckerberg faces formal summ...
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Cyber Security Roundup for March 2018
In the wake of the global political fallout over the Salisbury nerve agent attack, there are reports of a growing threat of Russian state or Russian state-affiliated hacking groups conducting cyber attack reprisals against UK organisations, government offic...
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How prepared is your business for the GDPR?
The GDPR is the biggest privacy shakeup since the dawn of the internet and it is just weeks before it comes into force on 25th May. GDPR comes with potentially head-spinning financial penalties for businesses found not complying, so it really is essential f...
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Cyber Security Roundup for February 2018
February saw over 5,000 websites infected by cryptocurrency mining malware after a popular accessibility plugin called ‘BrowseAloud’ was compromised by hackers. This led to several UK Government and Councils websites going offline, including the Information...
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77 Facts About Cyber Crime
A nice infographic by bestvpns.co.uk  which simply depicts 77 facts about cyber crime we should all be aware of this year.
77 Facts About Cyber Crime
77 Facts About Cyber Crime
blog.itsecurityexpert.co.uk
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