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Infosecurity Magazine

Zooms privacy and security problems deepen

The Register

Zoom will offer end-to-end encryption to all users

The Guardian

Zoom will not include end-to-end encryption to free calls

The Verge

Zoom announces focus on fixing privacy and security issues

The Guardian

Will being healthy and living longer be worth the loss of privacy?

Raconteur

What is the future of authentication?

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

Sky News

University of Warwick hiding data security risks

The Register

United Nations admits serious data breach

The Guardian

UK may lose access to EU data after a series of scandals

The Telegraph

UK drops NHS contact-tracing app for Apple-Google model

Politico

Trump is going after the GDPR

Infosecurity Magazine

Thousands of UK Consultants Date Leaded Online

Infosecurity Magazine

Thousands of Baby Photos and Videos Leaked Online

EDPB

Thirty-second EDPB Plenary (held remotely)

EDPB

Thirty-first EDPB Plenary (held remotely)

BBC News

Tesco issues security warning to 600,000 Clubcard holders

Infosecurity Magazine

Sports retailer leaks 123M records

ICO

Six data protection steps for businesses

The Register

Rumours of a GCHQ probe into London Stock Exchange cyberattack are greatly exaggerated

The Guardian

Rise in cyber attacks on home workers during lockdown

The Guardian

Review finds Cabinet Office risks additional data breaches

Infosecurity Magazine

Retail brands targeted by Magecart attackers during lockdown

EDPS

Result of investigation into use of Microsoft solutions by EU institutions

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Representative action withdrawn in Atkinson v Equifax

Cisco

REPORT - Cisco Data Privacy Benchmark Study 2020

Malwarebytes

Report - 2020 State of Malware

The Register

Remembering the "first crypto wars"

The Register

Police crack encrypted chat service leading to 750 UK arrests

BBC News

Organisers of RideLondon apologise following data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Ordnance Survey Data Breach

TechCrunch

Oracle BlueKai: Web-tracking data spilled online

The Register

Online payments company logs web activity

ICO

NHSX contact tracing statement plus Google & Apple initiative opinion

Infosecurity Magazine

NHS trusts fail Cyber Essentials Plus cybersecurity tests

The Telegraph

NHS doctors told not to make video calls to patients using Zoom

BBC News

Network Rail wi-fi provider data breach

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Morrisons wins in the Supreme Court

Infosecurity Magazine

More than 2000 WordPress Sites Affected by Malicious Redirects

Reuters

Max Schrems files compliant with German DPA against Amazon

Infosecurity Magazine

Marriott discovers new data breach affecting 5.2m guests

Infosecurity Magazine

Magecart Hackers Suspects Arrested

BBC News

Just Park data breach affects thousands

The Guardian

Jeff Bezos phone hacked by Saudi crown prince

Independent.ie

Irish DPC seeks EU opinions on Zoom's privacy failings

Irish DPC

Irish DPC releases security guidance for controllers

Irish DPC

Irish DPC publishes annual report

Irish DPC

Irish DPA - How to Secure Cloud-Based Environments

The Register

IPCO approves UK state surveillance, except MI5

The Register

Interserve data breach affects 100,000 employees

ICO

ICO: what to watch out for when using video conferencing apps

ICO

ICO issues COVID-19 workplace testing guidelines

ICO

ICO guidance to businesses collecting personal data for contact tracing

ICO

ICO fines Cathay Pacific £500k

IAPP

IAPP Privacy Tech Vendor Report 2020

The Register

Head of MI5 asks for backdoor access to encryption, again

Reuters

Hackers target World Health Organization

The Register

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

The Register

Google eases up on those racing to patch flawed products

BBC News

Gloucestershire Council staff leave after series of data breaches

The Register

GCHQ broke Falklands war crypto with help from Dutch spies

Reuters

Four Chinese military hackers charged by US over Equifax data breach

Infosecurity Magazine

Finacial cost of Insider Threats rises to 31%

Infosecurity Magazine

Expect further delays to BA and Marriott data breach fines

European Commission

EU Commission launch consultation on NIS Directive revision

EDPS

EDPS releases opinion on European data strategy

Reuters

easyJet data breach affects 9m customers

Reuters

DPC prepares draft decisions in first two big tech inquiries

The Register

Double standards? Of course not. Meanwhile, the Conservative party switches from using WhatsApp to Signal

Inside Privacy

Digital Health Resolution Endorsed by European Parliament

IAPP

Developing digitised solutions for customers? Here's what to think about

IAPP

Defining a 'new normal' for data privacy in the wake of COVID-19

Infosecurity Magazine

Date breach at Estée Lauder exposes 440 million records

The Register

Data breach at Sheffield City Council leaks 8.6m records

Politico

Data breach at European Parliament exposes 1,200 officials details

Infosecurity Magazine

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

Chronicle of Data Protection

Cybersecurity threats on the rise amid COVID-19 outbreak

Infosecurity Magazine

Cybersecurity standards in UK fall

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 7th May)

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 26th June)

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 24th April)

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 1st May)

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 19th June)

Chronicle of Data Protection

COVID-19 checklist for IT service provider contracts

DLA Piper

Contact-tracing requirements for businesses

The Register

Bug affects Hundreds of millions of Broadcom-based modems

The Guardian

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

BCS

BCS IT Leaders survey reveals extent of cybersecurity pain

The Guardian

Babylon Health GP app data breach

The Register

Apple abandoned plans to fully encrypt iCloud backups after FBI pressure

Vice

Anonymised data is not anonymous

The Guardian

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

Microsoft

Alternative ways to secure remote workers

IAPP

A guide to deidentification

Infosecurity Magazine

8m shoppers details leaked

Infosecurity Magazine

6 in 10 firms suffer security incidents linked to human error

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