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Scottish parliament fights cyber attack

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:25
The Scottish parliament has been hit by a hacking attack this week.
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Latest TalkTalk fine a warning to firms to keep IT systems up to date, expert says

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 13:49
The latest fine issued by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) against TalkTalk should be seen as a warning to businesses of all sizes to keep their IT systems up to date, an expert has said.
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Fox now expecting Sky takeover deal to close 'by June 2018'

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 17:06
The planned £11.7 billion acquisition of Sky plc by 21st Century Fox is now expected to close in the first half of next year, according to Fox chief executive James Murdoch.
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Hefty fines proposed for 'essential services' that fail to prepare for cyber attacks

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 13:55
UK operators of 'essential services' such as energy, health, transport or water could face fines of up to £17 million if they fail to protect themselves from cyber attacks, the government has announced.
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Government outlines detail of new UK data protection laws

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 15:39
The UK government has announced more details behind its upcoming Data Protection Bill, which will transpose into domestic law the European Union's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Deadline for compliance with EU rules on online portability of content pushed back

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 15:05
The date on which new EU rules regarding the portability of online content will come into effect has been revised.
Categories: Cyber Risk News