Facebook’s historic $5bn FTC settlement a "sweetheart deal"
Critics worry this is a missed opportunity to change Facebook's data practices after the Cambridge Analytica scandal
Businesses more reliant on ICO as data breach reports rise
Fourfold increase in organisations reporting data breaches points to big year ahead as GDPR fines begin rolling in
British Airways faces record £183m ICO GDPR fine
The penalty represents 1.5% of the firm’s annual turnover for hacks that affected 500,000 people
Nine top GDPR tips for email marketing strategies
It's not all doom and gloom - here's how you can make GDPR work for you
The biggest threat to your privacy is you
We're far too careless with our own personal data, especially on the Tube
What is a subject access request?
Guidance for both individuals and companies on how a data request should be processed
ICO claims AdTech industry 'violating data protection laws'
Privacy group welcomes the ICO report but accuses the regulator of proceeding slowly on "massive illegality"
What is the Data Protection Act 1998?
Despite GDPR coming into force businesses may still find themselves sanctioned under the 1998 act
Data protection: downtime is money
Smarter approaches to data protection and recovery
GDPR is shaping the role of privacy in brand survival
Despite big fines levied, Citrix’s privacy chief says we still don’t have a sense of what enforcement will look like
£120,000 ICO fine allegedly based on inaccurate information
The fined company was accused of working with a third-party to distribute more than four million unsolicited text messages
The ICO compels HMRC to delete 5m biometric records
The action was prompted after the records were found to be collected unethically since January 2017
Google to offer 'auto-delete' for web tracking history
The tech giant's new tools follow data privacy updates from Microsoft and Facebook
Bounty fined by ICO for unlawfully sharing member data
The company shared the data of 14 million people without gaining full permission to do so
Regulator will fine big tech for spreading 'harmful content'
Draft proposals will see senior managers face criminal liability, while ISPs could block some services entirely
Facebook app leaked 540m user records on AWS server
Data trove thought to have been shared prior to Facebook's policy reforms
MPs form data privacy taskforce to keep pressure on big tech
Committee that branded Facebook “digital gangsters” seeks to protect society from ‘insidious onslaught of digital disruption’
Mark Zuckerberg issues manifesto for tech regulation
The Facebook CEO strikes a conciliatory note just as UK politicians are primed to legislate against big tech
Data protection principles
If you process data, you can stay lawful by adhering to these principles
ICO seeks expert input on AI regulation
As AI use grows, data protection must be embedded by design, according to the ICO
Birmingham Court fines pair over data breaches
The ICO will also take action against pair for "abuse of positions of trust"
Data protection policies and procedures
Why your company needs them, and what they should include
Research unearths inadvertent GDPR business benefits
Regulatory compliant businesses are more appealing to investors and have boosted their overall efficiency
Facebook is subject to 10 major GDPR investigations
The Irish data regulator is also probing Apple, Twitter and LinkedIn for alleged data protection violations