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ICO’s annual report reveals increased public awareness of privacy and information rights issues

New laws and high profile investigations have helped put data protection and privacy at the centre of the UK public’s consciousness like never before, the Information Commissioner has said. ...

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Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse fined £200,000 for revealing identities of possible abuse victims in mass email

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has been fined £200,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after sending a bulk email that identified possible victims of non-recent child sexual abuse. ...

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Findings, recommendations and actions from ICO investigation into data analytics in political campaigns

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has today published a detailed update of her office’s investigation into the use of data analytics in political campaigns. ...

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South Wales firm fined £60,000 for nuisance pay day loan texts

A South Wales firm has been fined £60,000 by the Information Commissioner for allowing its lines to be used to send spam texts to more than 270,000 people, without their consent. ...

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Dirwy o £60,000 i ffyrm o’r De am negeseuon testun niwsans ynghylch benthyciadau diwrnod cyflog

Mae’r Comisiynydd Gwybodaeth wedi rhoi dirwy o £60,000 i ffyrm o’r De am ganiatáu i’w llinellau gael eu defnyddio i anfon negeseuon testun sbam i fwy na 270,000 o bobl heb eu cydsyniad. ...

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ICO Grants Programme launches second round of funding for research into innovative privacy solutions

  The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has launched the second round of funding from its grants programme to promote and support independent, innovative research and solutions focused on privacy and data protection issues. Like last year’s inaugural scheme, there will be a number of…...

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Company that failed to register with the ICO and failed to comply with an Information Notice is prosecuted

Noble Design and Build of Telford, Shropshire, which operates CCTV systems in buildings across Sheffield, broke data protection laws by failing to comply with an Information Notice. The company also failed to register with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), despite it being a criminal…...

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Company that failed to register with the ICO and ignored an Information Notice is prosecuted

Noble Design and Build of Telford, Shropshire, which operates CCTV systems in buildings across Sheffield, broke data protection laws by failing to let people know they were being recorded. ...

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Company that failed to register with the ICO and ignored an Information Notice is prosecuted

Noble Design and Build of Telford, Shropshire, which operates CCTV systems in buildings across Sheffield, broke data protection laws by failing to let people know they were being recorded. ...

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ICO response to Ticketmaster incident

ICO statement in response to Ticketmaster incident. ...

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