ICO Monetary Penalty - DSG (Dixons) Retail fined £500k

09/01/2020 | ICO

The ICO has fined DSG Retail Limited (DSG) £500,000 after cyber-attack compromised a point of sale computer system affecting at least 14 million people. The attack led to malware being installed on 5,390 between July 2017 and April 2018, which was a breach of the Data Protection Act 1998.  

Read Full Story
-

What is this page?

You are reading a summary article on the Privacy Newsfeed, a free resource for DPOs and other professionals with privacy or data protection responsibilities helping them stay informed of industry news all in one place. The information here is a brief snippet relating to a single piece of original content or several articles about a common topic or thread. The main contributor is listed in the top left-hand corner, just beneath the article title.

The Privacy Newsfeed monitors over 300 global publications, of which more than 2,500 summary articles have been posted to the online archive dating back to the beginning of 2020. A weekly roundup is available by email every Friday.

COVID-19: FLEXIBLE, LIVE ONLINE BCS & IAPP TRAINING NOW AVAILABLE - PLEASE CONTACT FOR DETAILS