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Infosecurity Magazine

Zooms privacy and security problems deepen

Vice

Zoom facing lawsuit for sharing data with Facebook

IAPP

What we can learn from Clearview AI

BuzzFeed News

VPN And Ad-Blocking Apps secretly collected data from millions of users

The Guardian

Virgin Media leaked data included adult site requests

The Guardian

Virgin Media data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Virgin Media could face hefty compensation costs over data breach

The Register

United Nations admits serious data breach

Reuters

Total Fines for European privacy breaches stands at €114m (£97.3m)

Infosecurity Magazine

Thousands of UK Consultants Date Leaded Online

Infosecurity Magazine

Thousands of Baby Photos and Videos Leaked Online

BBC News

Tesco issues security warning to 600,000 Clubcard holders

Express & Star

Staffordshire Police accused of making secret requests to NHS over mental health of complainants

Infosecurity Magazine

Sports retailer leaks 123M records

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Representative action withdrawn in Atkinson v Equifax

DLA Piper

Report - GDPR Data Breach Survey 2020

Cherwell

Professor linked to Cambridge Analytica scandal

BBC News

Organisers of RideLondon apologise following data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Ordnance Survey Data Breach

The Guardian

New year honours recipients exposed by Government

The Guardian

New Cambridge Analytica leak - Data Targeting Out Of Control

BBC News

Network Rail wi-fi provider data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Nearly 1300 Devices Lost by London Councils in Three Years

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Morrisons wins in the Supreme Court

EDPB

Member State Enforcement News

Infosecurity Magazine

Marriott discovers new data breach affecting 5.2m guests

IAPP

Managing data breaches in the cloud

BBC News

Keir Starmer campaign team accused of data breach

Privacy Affairs

Keep track of GDPR fines and statistics

BBC News

Just Park data breach affects thousands

The Guardian

Jeff Bezos phone hacked by Saudi crown prince

Irish DPC

Irish DPC publishes annual report

Irish DPC

Irish DPA - How to Secure Cloud-Based Environments

Infosecurity Magazine

Insider threat grows between 2019 and 2020

Sidley

Information Commissioner delays British Airways and Marriott GDPR Fines

ZDNet

Incident response time down thanks to GDPR

ICO

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

ICO

ICO fines Cathay Pacific £500k

IAPP

How to use 2020 to improve your incident response

IAPP

How to manage privacy risk under both the GDPR and CCPA

The Register

Housing association data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Home Office breached GDPR 100 times

IAPP

Hamburg DPA 'took the hard line' in fining Facebook for GDPR violation

The Register

Hacker spared prison after Police find almost 9,000 cardiac images

Infosecurity Magazine

Government loses 2000 devices in a year

MediaPost

Google+ Agrees $7.5 Million Settlement for Data Breach

IAPP

German DPA calls for new EU authority

IAPP

GDPR ushers in civil litigation claims across the EU

Reuters

Four Chinese military hackers charged by US over Equifax data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Finacial cost of Insider Threats rises to 31%

Infosecurity Magazine

FCA confirms data breach

IAPP

DPAs talk priorities at IAPP Europe DPI: France

Infosecurity Magazine

Date breach at Estée Lauder exposes 440 million records

Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (Dutch DPA)

Data breach reports rise 29% in 2019

Infosecurity Magazine

Data Breach at "the world’s most secure online backup" company

Infosecurity Magazine

Convicted iCloud voyeur from Suffolk

IAPP

Brussels Court of Appeal overrules first DPA fine to a private company

The Guardian

British Government accused of 'behaving like cowboys' after copying an EU database

The Hill

Brazil fines Facebook R$6.6M over Cambridge Analytica

Brave

Brave files formal GDPR complaint against Google

The Times

Betting companies access data for 28m children

MLex 

BA and Marriott expect lower fine and more time from UK ICO

Reuters

Australian privacy regulator sues Facebook over alleged privacy breach

Vice

Antivirus collecting and selling browsing data of millions

Vice

Anonymised data is not anonymous

IAPP

Analysis of Cabinet of Japan's approved bill to amend APPI

The Guardian

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos met with FBI in 2019 over alleged Saudi phone hack

Infosecurity Magazine

9 in 10 data breach incidents in UK caused by human error

Infosecurity Magazine

8m shoppers details leaked

Infosecurity Magazine

6 in 10 firms suffer security incidents linked to human error

The Register

118 118 Money data breach

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