All Data Protection Act articles

  • LockHoleNetwork

    British retailer Dixons fined for pre-GDPR breach


    The ICO has fined Dixons Carphone for failing to take “basic, commonplace” security measures that would have alerted it to one of the country’s worst cyber-attacks.

  • Europedata

    What we can learn from the biggest GDPR fines so far


    Recent record-breaking fines for GDPR violations levied on British Airways and Marriott by the U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office offer a glimpse into what GDPR enforcement might look like going forward and serve up a warning to companies that data privacy protocols must be foolproof.

  • Blog post

    ICO issues first formal GDPR enforcement action


    Canadian data analytics firm AggregateIQ Data Services has become the first company to face a formal enforcement action by the U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office for violations of the EU General Data Protection Regulation and the U.K. Data Protection Act.