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blue prism

Five years ago, you’d be hard-pressed to find anyone who had even heard of the dark web. Now this realm

November 7, 2019
Big tech

We now live in the age of the internet of things, where voice-sniffing devices abound, and consumers have the convenience

September 17, 2019
Deepfake

Both traditional and social media lit up earlier this year following the launch of a ground-breaking campaign for charity Malaria

September 12, 2019
outage

Across the tech industry, there is a crisis of trust that is centred around how companies handle data – from

September 11, 2019

British Airways will “vigorously defend itself” against its £183m fine by authorities for a data breach in which more than

August 2, 2019

Equifax has agreed to pay as much as $700m (£562m) as part of a settlement with the US regulator following

July 22, 2019
British Airways (BA) has extended its suspension of flights to China until after Easter, the airline announced, after increased fears over the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

The number of whistleblower reports to the information commissioner over data breaches have jumped 175 per cent since GDPR came

July 15, 2019

Google has admitted its contractors listen in on conversations people have with its smart speaker system, Assistant. The tech giant

July 12, 2019
The Marriott logo is seen in Washington, DC, on November 30, 2018 after Marriott International announced that up to 500 million hotel guests may have had their data compromised in a hack of the Starwood reservation database. - Marriott said it was alerted on September 8 that there had been an attempt to hack their reservation database in the US. The hack is among the largest ever disclosed, prompting a big drop in Marriott shares and an investigation by New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood, who said on Twitter that "New Yorkers deserve to know that their personal information will be protected." (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Hotel chain Marriott is set to be fined more than £99m for a data breach that compromised the personal details

July 9, 2019

I’ve never been psychoanalysed before. But upon entering the conference room with Sven Hughes, founder of strategic communications consultancy Verbalisation,

June 3, 2019

Saturday marks the first anniversary of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) finally coming into force. GDPR was

May 24, 2019

The Irish data privacy watchdog has launched an inquiry into Google over the way it collects data for online advertising.

May 22, 2019

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