Dealing With The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Posted Posted in data protection, GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation, ICO, Information Commissioner

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) maintains a web guide to prepare for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect throughout the UK in 2018.  The guide provides links to relevant GDPR provisions as well as discussion/analysis on applicable GDPR definitions, principles, processing structures, security, accountability, data breaches, exemptions, applications, and international […]

Small Business Cyber Security for UK Small Businesses

Posted Posted in could computing, cyber security, data, Department for Business Innovation & Skills, Information Commissioner, personal data, small business, UK

With the explosion of cloud computing and general internet online activity (think social media) small businesses need to assess their security from business and compliance perspectives. Small businesses in the UK need to be extra vigilant about cyber security given the increased regulations applicable to personal data and data security. Check out Cyber security: what […]