# data-protection - Thursday 4 September, 2014
A US court has said Microsoft has to hand over the data but European governments (ours included, of course) and other US companies think this would be a disaster.
# data-protection - Sunday 10 August, 2014
# data-protection - Thursday 31 July, 2014
Judge rejected Microsoft bid concerning the provision of email information on servers in Ireland to US authorities.
# data-protection - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
The ECJ ruling is a godsend for criminals who want to scrub their record clean – and sets a worrying precedent for empowering governments to act beyond their borders.
# data-protection - Friday 30 May, 2014
The HSE are ‘not in a position’ to do so because of data protection issues.
# data-protection - Monday 28 April, 2014
Researchers from Deloitte found that personal and corporate data such as passwords and email could be retrieved, even when the phone was encrypted or “factory wiped”.
# data-protection - Monday 14 April, 2014
There are serious legal, ethical and philosophical challenges to protecting children in this technological age, writes Mary Aiken.
# data-protection - Monday 7 April, 2014
# data-protection - Saturday 5 April, 2014
It was almost a year ago that a complaint was made about the Minister for Justice telling Prime Time about Mick Wallace being cautioned by a garda over using his mobile phone while driving, writes William Campbell.
# data-protection - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
European data protection reform could be introduced before the end of this year.
# data-protection - Monday 27 January, 2014
Over two-thirds of people feel they have had their privacy breached, with a rise in unsolicited emails and texts.
# data-protection - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The survey found that almost a quarter of Irish companies have experienced multiple data breaches over the past twelve months.
# data-protection - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
The technology has been used to monitor the Chinese Army, Mexican police and drug cartels, and trade institutions inside the European Union.
# data-protection - Wednesday 11 December, 2013
If you use public wi-fi systems, you should read this.
# data-protection - Friday 22 November, 2013
LG admitted to the claims after a British IT consultant blogged about how his smart TV sent data even after he disabled it.
# data-protection - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
Customers are being advised to check for unusual transactions over the last month.
# data-protection - Friday 25 October, 2013
# data-protection - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
The message contained specific details about the young teenager’s physical and mental wellbeing and a photograph of her in hospital.
# data-protection - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
Global tech firms in Ireland bring responsibilities as well as benefits; Facebook’s base in Dublin means Irish regulators will be the forefront of new questions surrounding privacy and data protection, writes Dan Hayden.
The social network must pay $20 million after an estimated 614,000 Facebook users had their personal details appear in ads on the site.
A spokesperson said there had been “informal contact” to remind the hospital of the commissioner’s codes of practice.
# data-protection - Friday 23 August, 2013
Dozens of current and former staff at the former Anglo Irish Bank have been affected by the data breach.
# data-protection - Thursday 1 August, 2013
# data-protection - Friday 19 July, 2013
PRISM has ‘woken Europe up’ to the need for strict rules.
# data-protection - Wednesday 3 July, 2013
With Snowden, Prism and national security secrets in the news, it’s clear that technology has made privacy harder to ensure. Renaat Verbruggen gives a run down of how cryptography can protect your private information.
# data-protection - Friday 14 June, 2013
A group of Irish online publishers say draft European laws could force users to register just to see the homepage of a website.
# data-protection - Monday 10 June, 2013
Billy Hawkes said that his concern might be that there would be an abuse of powers that have been granted for legitimate reasons.
# data-protection - Friday 7 June, 2013
Revelations in the US have started a privacy debate in recent days.
# data-protection - Thursday 6 June, 2013
The EU’s justice commissioner says Ireland has been more committed than most to making diplomatic progress.
# data-protection - Monday 20 May, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# data-protection - Monday 18 March, 2013
Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know at the start of this Bank Holiday Monday.
A High Court judgement is being hailed as a landmark ruling which makes businesses legally liable for data protection breaches.
# data-protection - Saturday 16 February, 2013
The social networking giant said it found no evidence any user data was compromised.
# data-protection - Thursday 14 February, 2013
ComReg and the Data Protection Commissioner say because the calls came from abroad, they can take no action against them.
# data-protection - Saturday 2 February, 2013
The attackers may have gained some access to user information.
# data-protection - Monday 28 January, 2013
Labour’s Phil Prendergast says the new graph search may be a breach of a citizen’s right to protect their personal data.
# data-protection - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
# data-protection - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
# data-protection - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
The mobile phone company, which has 1.6 million customers in Ireland, says there is a “low risk to customer data privacy” and says the tape is likely to be still in an O2 building.