Here’s a round-up of interesting reading we found online today*;
Update, "De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) announced that its MSc in Cyber Security and MSc in Cyber Technology have been fully certified by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), a part of GCHQ".
News, "Airport temperature checks break data privacy laws, watchdog says. The temperature checks imposed on passengers at Brussels Airport are prohibited by Belgium’s and the EU’s data privacy laws, Belgium’s data privacy watchdog said".
Opinion and report, "Continued reliance on passwords continues to compromise data security. IT leaders remain under pressure to balance security and authentication methods, yet this remains a challenge for most organizations, according to a new report by Thales".
Opinion, "Data protection watchdog calls for controls on police mobile phone stop-and-searches. Information commissioner wants new safeguards on the use of police powers to download sensitive personal data from the mobile phones of suspects and crime victims"
Update, "Data Protection Officer independence: Ethical and practical considerations. In light of recent regulator action regarding Data Protection Officer (DPO) independence, this article considers the ethical and practical considerations surrounding the appointment of a DPO".
Opinion "Remote data protection and DR in the work-from-home boom. Building a data protection strategy around remote working requires companies to enable employee access to data while ensuring that it is protected from threats such as shadow IT".
Insightful post, "The Ten Most Common Information Security Program Pitfalls"
*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.