The risks associated with social networking sites are becoming a hot topic, but a recent incident demonstrates a new low for employer attitudes towards staff use of the Internet.
The Information Commissioner has published fresh guidance about acceptable use of CCTV cameras. The most notable part of this is a recommended ban on microphones to record conversations. Why is this such a big deal?
This week's Downtime has called for an end to discussion about the attack on Jeremy Clarkson's bank account, but the incident does a lot to demonstrate the difference between privacy and security.
Welcome to the Privacy, Identity and Consent blog. Not the snappiest title for an online soapbox, but then this isn't a simple subject area. Consumer awareness of privacy – and what happens when it goes wrong – is fast becoming one of the most important data governance issues for public...