Tag: GDPR Penalties

Bible Society Fined for GDPR Breach
19Jun, 2018

Bible Society fined £100,000 for risking supporters data

Bible Society fined £100,000 after security failings put supporters’ personal data at risk   The British and Foreign Bible Society, based in Swindon, has been fined £100,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office, after their computer network was compromised as the result of a cyber-attack in 2016. Between November and December 2016, the intruders exploited a weakness [...]
11Jun, 2018

Gloucestershire Police fined by ICO for GDPR Breach

Gloucestershire Police fined for revealing identities of abuse victims in bulk email. Gloucestershire Police has been fined £80,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after sending a bulk email that identified victims of non-recent child abuse. The force was at the time investigating allegations of abuse relating to multiple victims. On 19 December 2016, an officer [...]
Chief Constable of Humberside Police has signed an undertaking for GDPR
08Jun, 2018

Lee Freeman Chief Constable of Humberside Police GDPR Violation

Humberside Police The Chief Constable of Humberside Police has signed an undertaking to comply with the Seventh Data Protection Principle. ICO case reference: COM0649315 DATA PROTECTION ACTION 1998 UNDERTAKING Data Controller: HUMBERSIDE POLICE Headquarters Priory Road Hull East Yorkshire HU5 5SF I, Lee Freeman, Chief Constable, of Humberside Police, for and on behalf of the Humberside [...]
University of Greenwich fined £120,000 GDPR
21May, 2018

University of Greenwich fined £120,000 by the Information Commissioner

The University of Greenwich fined £120,000 by Information Commissioner for “serious” security breach The University of Greenwich has been University of Greenwich Monetary Penalty GDPR Data Breach following a “serious” security breach involving the personal data of nearly 20,000 people – among them students and staff. It is the first university to have been fined by [...]
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