Christopher Graham: the UK's Information Commissioner
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Alert system to enhance cross-border privacy enforcement supported by the ICO

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has signed an agreement to be part of a new technical solution for international agencies involved in privacy enforcement: the GPEN Alert. The GPEN Alert is intended to be a secure and confidential information sharing tool for...
Posted On 27 Oct 2015
CREST is based at Lancaster University
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ESRC launches National Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats

Working in partnership with the UK’s security and intelligence agencies, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has commissioned the launch of a new centre dedicated to the development and use of economic and social science research to understand, mitigate and...
Posted On 27 Oct 2015
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Gemalto Survey: “IT Departments face obstacles to user mobility for fear of data breaches”

Organisations are being challenged to meet the demands for greater mobility as 92% of IT Departments worldwide still restrict users from accessing sensitive corporate data and resources from mobile devices. This is according to a recent global survey of 900 IT decision-makers...
Posted On 27 Oct 2015
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Updated Joint Code of Practice clarifies requirement for EN 54-compliant fire alarms

The ninth edition of the Fire Protection Association’s Joint Code of Practice reinforces the need for construction site fire alarm systems to meet EN 54. That’s the considered view of Nottingham-based wireless technology expert Ramtech Electronics. Version 9 of ‘Fire...
Posted On 27 Oct 2015
The BSIA'S Vacant Property Protection Section has welcomed the publication of BS 8584
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BSIA’s Vacant Property Protection Section welcomes publication of British Standard 8584

The British Security Industry Association’s Vacant Property Protection Section has welcomed the publication of British Standard BS 8584: 2015 Vacant Property Protection Services – Code of Practice. The BSIA was instrumental in the development of the standard, and several members...
Posted On 27 Oct 2015