ICT and Data Management / Security (Archive)

techUK:  Good to Great Connectivity for the UK Campaign Week – (techUK:  UK Electronics and PCB Industry in January 2017 ~ techUK:  Home Office Security Information & Data Exchange Pilot ~ techUK:  Revised OGEL for PCBs and other low-risk components)

ICO:  Statement on extra resources needed by the ICO under GDPR – (ICO:  Greater Manchester firm fined by ICO after 64,000 spam text messages sent ~ ICO:  Fine for lawyer who stored client files on home computer)

Cancer Research UK to only contact supporters who have ‘opted in’ from 1 July 2017

CJEU: A telephone subscriber’s consent to the publication of his data also covers its use in another Member State

Statement: NCSC offer of assistance to political parties

NCA:  New assessment warns industry that cyber criminals are imitating nation state attacks ~ NCSC and NCA threat report provides in-depth analysis of evolving threat

Ofsted:  Spam email alert

DCMS:  Huge response to join cyber security apprenticeship scheme

GDS:  Clear writing training helps the whole organisation

Crown Commercial Service:  Cyber Security Services framework goes live – (CCS:  Framework Authority for Crown Hosting Services transfers to CCS)

Surveillance Camera Commissioner launches a national surveillance camera strategy for England & Wales

ScotGov:  Reducing nuisance calls

BCS:  Want to talk tech? Come and join us! - New BCS Branch Launches in Cumbria (North) – (BCS:  Are you ready for the robot revolution?)

Dstl’s Kaggle competition has been a great success

National Archives:  Bridging the Digital Gap project secures funding

Collaborate:  We all have a role in systems change

AXELOS Enterprise Service Management Podcast – (AXELOS:  ITSM - rationalizing processes with tooling requirements ~ AXELOS:  Phishing awareness training can thwart cyber-attacks)

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