0
General

Only fifth of UK public trusts companies storing personal info

Tuesday 7 November 2017 | 10:42 CET | News
Only a fifth of the UK public (20%) trust companies and organisations storing their personal information, according to a survey by the Information Commissioner's Office, the regulator for data protection. The deputy commissioner Steve Wood delivered a speech about the importance of building consumer trust and confidence at Ctrl Shift's Personal Information Economy conference in London.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

UK privacy regulator sees 15% increase in complaints in past year

Published 23 Jul 2018 11:12 CET | United Kingdom
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office reported a significant increase in data protection complaints in the year to March, ...

UK Space Agency, NHS team up on technology to improve patient care

Published 29 Jun 2018 10:49 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Space Agency has launched a multi-million pound drive to work with NHS England to improve patient care. Up to GBP 4 ...

Social media firms may have to explain how they target political ads

Published 08 Mar 2018 11:04 CET | United Kingdom
UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has suggested that social media companies like Facebook and Twitter could be forced ...

NHS Trusts not prepared for digital transformation - BT survey

Published 19 Feb 2018 11:24 CET | United Kingdom
A new survey by BT has found that procurement is lagging behind the digital transformation plans of NHS Trusts. The survey found ...

ICO warns about net-connected Christmas presents

Published 27 Nov 2017 10:55 CET | United Kingdom
The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) has issued security guidance for UK parents planning to buy internet-connected toys ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

19 Sep Alibaba Computing Conference
20 Sep Smart City Connection
21 Sep Tele2, Com Hem EGMs
22 Sep International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners
24 Sep NFV & Carrier SDN Event
24 Sep ECOC Exhibition
24 Sep Submarine Networks World
25 Sep Open Networking Summit Europe
25 Sep Connected World summit
25 Sep AI Tech World
26 Sep FCC Open Meeting
26 Sep Telenet EGM
26 Sep SD-WAM summit
27 Sep 5G Techritority
::: More Calendar Items