Seven in ten people in the UK are being put off recycling old and unused electrical products because of concerns about personal security data breaches. Personal data security fears are preventing households in the UK from disposing of old, broken and unused electricals correctly, according to a new survey by REPIC, the UK’s largest WEEE […]
Consumer watchdog Which? has called on retailers to stop selling some popular toys it says have “proven” security issues. Those toys include Furby Connect, the i-Que robot, Cloudpets and Toy-fi Teddy. Read full story.
The BBC has uncovered a security flaw in the Huddle office collaboration tool that exposed KPMG and BBC files to unauthorized users. Huddle, a cloud-based tool (in use at the UK Home Office, Cabinet Office, Revenue & Customs and several branches of the NHS, the BBC reported), bills itself “the global leader in secure content […]
The elusive number that represents the real ‘cost of a data breach’ is something that has varied but normally increased in estimation every year. Many large scale data breaches have hit the headlines, but the genuine cost to business has proven hard to nail…. read full article.