Here’s a round-up of interesting reading we found online today*;
Interesting piece by consultancy McKinsey, "Privacy, security, and public health in a pandemic year"
Interesting blog post, "Lessons learned from the ANPR data leak that shook BritainThe recent ANPR data leak raised questions regarding privacy versus data security with public surveillance systems. How do private and public organizations maintain transparency while protecting personal data?"
Interesting blog post, "Immunity Passports Show We Need a Trusted Guardian for Our Digital Identities"
Insightful post, "Rising to the challenge of protecting children in a digital world"
Insightful blog post from Forbes, "Our New Normal Of Remote Work Makes Data Loss Prevention Crucial For GDPR Compliance"
Breach update, "A major manufacturing company for live events has disclosed a data breach affecting the personal and financial information of its employees. Tait Towers Manufacturing produces rigging, lighting and other equipment for concerts, theatrical performances and the like. It claims to have worked on many of the highest-grossing concert tours of all time".
Breach update "Online food delivery service Delivery Hero has confirmed a data breach affecting its Foodora brand. The cybersecurity incident has exposed the account details of 727,000 customers in 14 different countries. The information exposed in the incident included names, addresses, phone numbers, and hashed passwords".
Breach update, "The Everett & Hurite Ophthalmic Association ('EHOA') notified, on 22 May 2020, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office for Civil Rights ('OCR') of a data breach affecting 34,113 of its customers ('the Notification'), which the OCR is now investigating".
HackerOne, the number one hacker-powered security platform, today announced the expansion of its penetration testing solution in Europe. This latest product from HackerOne compliments its existing offerings dedicated to helping organisations find and fix vulnerabilities before they can be exploited. HackerOne Pentest enables customers to meet compliance standards and requirements easier and faster with hacker-powered security.
News, "Data security, censorship concerns flagged as TikTok opens local office . An expert has raised concerns over how consumer data is being used by social media application TikTok after the Chinese-owned company announced plans to open an Australian office"
News "Singapore said it won’t use a contact-tracing system jointly developed by Apple Inc. and Google to fight the coronavirus, opting instead for its own domestic technology. The city-state becomes one of the first countries to officially rule out the Apple-Google software called Exposure Notification, which the Silicon Valley rivals unveiled in April in a rare collaboration".
Jamaica: Senate passes data protection bill. The Data Protection Act, 2020, which seeks to safeguard the privacy and personal information of Jamaicans, was passed in the Senate on Friday (June 12). Read the bill here.
*These sites aren’t affiliated with GDPR Community and these aren’t an advertisement, they’re simply site’s we’ve thought the community might have an interest in reading.