Bupa fined £175,000 by Information Commissioner’s Office for “systemic data protection failures”

Bupa Insurance Services Limited (Bupa) has been fined £175,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for failing to have effective security measures in place to protect customers’ personal information.  Between 6 January and 11 March last year, a Bupa employee was...
Posted On 01 Oct 2018

BSI survey highlights “significant variations” in data security readiness within UK’s public sector

An in-depth survey conducted by the BSI’s Cyber Security and Information Resilience Centre of Excellence in conjunction with GovNewsDirect has unearthed a range of inconsistencies in terms of how prepared the UK’s public sector organisations really are for potential cyber...
Posted On 05 Sep 2018
James McAlister MA DipBCM DipEd FBCI FICPEM

James McAlister FBCI takes reins as new chairman of Business Continuity Institute

At the most recent meeting of the Business Continuity Institute’s (BCI) Board of Directors, James McAlister MA DipBCM DipEd FBCI FICPEM formally became the new chairman of the organisation, taking over at the helm from David James-Brown FBCI whose two years in office has...
Posted On 13 Dec 2016