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EDPS

Wojciech Wiewiórowski calls for EU digital solidarity against COVID-19

ZDNet

WHO CIO talks about healthcare data, privacy, trust, and ethics

Thomas Le Bonniec

Whistleblower alerts DPAs to Apple's Siri - she's still listening in

IAPP

What lives between data privacy and data governance? Better compliance

Raconteur

What is the future of authentication?

The Guardian

Virgin Media leaked data included adult site requests

The Guardian

UK police's facial recognition technology breaches human rights laws

The Guardian

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

EDPB

Twenty-third EDPB Plenary (held remotely)

EDPB

Twenty-forth EDPB Plenary (held remotely)

Express & Star

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

ICO

Six data protection steps for businesses

Scottish Government

Scottish Parliament backs oversight of police use of biometric data

IAPP

Reconciling US export control law and Swedish privacy law

The Guardian

Private companies tracking council web visitors on benefits and disability

IAPP

Privacy professionals play an essential role in preventing discrimination

The Guardian

Police breached drink-driver rights by retaining his DNA

Open Rights Group

ORG analysis of the Digital Technology and Trust report

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Oral processing under DPA98

NHSX

NHSX contract-tracing DPIA

ICO

NHSX contact tracing statement plus Google & Apple initiative opinion

UK Government

NHS to use data to target Covid-19 hot spots

The Guardian

NHS medical records accessed by drugs companies

UKAuthority

NHS Digital expands vulnerable children data sharing system

EDPB

New EDPB COVID-19 outbreak data protection statement

Royal College of Policing

New Code of Practice for Law Enforcement Data Service

The Telegraph

Microsoft’s defends centralised NHS data centre amid privacy concerns

The Times

Met Police remove almost 1,000 names from gangs matrix

IAPP

It's important to be mindful of digital footprints during the pandemic

TechCrunch

Irish DPC probes Apple after complaint

ICO

ICO reveiwing NHSX contract tracing app DPIA

Privacy & Information Security Law Blog

ICO publishes first two data protection sandbox pilot reports

ICO

ICO publishes findings on mobile phone extraction by police

ICO

ICO Monetary Penalty - London pharmacy fined £275K

ICO

ICO issues COVID-19 workplace testing guidelines

ICO

ICO comments on Digital Technology and Trust report

ICO

ICO Blog: Adtech - the reform of real-time bidding has begun and is set to continue

BBC News

HIA investigation reveals data breach as a 'procedural error'

The Register

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

The Register

Government not currently planning to share UK patient data

BBC News

Gloucestershire Council staff leave after series of data breaches

IAPP

Global pandemic incites concerns about data-sharing overreach

Reuters

Germany preparing to launch Singapore-style coronavirus app

IAPP

GDPR’s interplay with the pharmacovigilance sector

Chronicle of Data Protection

French court rules against schools use of facial recognition

Chronicle of Data Protection

European DPAs’ different views on COVID-19 and data protection

EU Commission

EU roadmap towards lifting of containment measures

European Parliament

EU requires data protection guarantees before exchanging fingerprints

The Register

Entire travel itineraries stolen in EasyJet data breach

EDPB

EDPB Chair issues statement about COVID-19 outbreak

Reuters

easyJet data breach affects 9m customers

The Guardian

Draft government memo proposes de-anonymising COVID-19 app data

Inside Privacy

Digital Health Resolution Endorsed by European Parliament

ICO

Data protection and coronavirus

IAPP

COVID-19 response and data protection law in the EU and US

COVID-19 Round-up

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The Times

Betting companies access data for 28m children

The Guardian

Babylon Health GP app data breach

IAPP

11 drafting flaws to address in the upcoming GDPR review

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