# data-protection - Friday 28 September, 2018
The social media giant says the breach is something that is “incredibly important”.
# data-protection - Thursday 20 September, 2018
There is no obvious end in sight to the membership saga involving Connect and its ex-members.
# data-protection - Thursday 13 September, 2018
'It's Catch 22': Former members frustrated as main ESB union refuses to confirm that they've left Exclusive
Former Connect members numbering in ‘the hundreds’ were recently expelled by Siptu at the request of its sister union.
# data-protection - Wednesday 22 August, 2018
Gardaí and the Data Protection Commissioner have been notified.
# data-protection - Wednesday 18 July, 2018
A number of people have recently received dubious calls offering to fix their connection.
# data-protection - Thursday 7 June, 2018
500 million people were affected by the breach.
# data-protection - Friday 25 May, 2018
The General Data Protection Regulation came into effect today.
# data-protection - Tuesday 22 May, 2018
The deadline for compliance with EU regulations is this Friday.
# data-protection - Monday 21 May, 2018
The special report on the hospitals sector was carried out in 20 Irish hospitals.
# data-protection - Wednesday 16 May, 2018
# data-protection - Wednesday 2 May, 2018
# data-protection - Wednesday 25 April, 2018
The previous minimum age was 13 years old.
# data-protection - Saturday 7 April, 2018
Junior Minister Michael D’Arcy said young people are choosing to pay higher premiums rather than have the devices installed in their cars.
# data-protection - Thursday 5 April, 2018
Up to 45,000 Irish Facebook profiles may have been affected by the Cambridge Analytica data breach.
# data-protection - Tuesday 3 April, 2018
An alleged significant data breach at Independent News and Media has come into the public domain.
# data-protection - Monday 2 April, 2018
'They knew I wasn't going to go away' - State in second climbdown as adopted man finally receives PSC eight months later
The man has long maintained that, in being denied a PSC because he refused to get an adoption certificate, he was in effect being discriminated against.
# data-protection - Saturday 31 March, 2018
eCall is a new life-saving technology which will be fitted to all new cars from today.
# data-protection - Thursday 22 March, 2018
The retired Jamie Heaslip has become heavily involved with International Rugby Players.
# data-protection - Wednesday 21 March, 2018
It has been reported in recent days that Cambridge Analytica allegedly collected information from 50 million Facebook users.
# data-protection - Thursday 1 March, 2018
Eamon O’Mordha & Company was digging up information for insurance company clients.
The Data Protection Commissioner released details of its 2017 investigations.
# data-protection - Sunday 18 February, 2018
A new Data Protection Act has to be in place before the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes live in May – but the Irish state seems in no mood to align itself with Europe on the issue.
# data-protection - Thursday 15 February, 2018
# data-protection - Thursday 8 February, 2018
'We are trying to sound the alarm' - committee hears Public Services Card is a legal ticking time bomb
The Public Services Card was discussed for the first time in an Oireachtas forum at the Social Protection committee today.
Last week in Drogheda, documents containing personal data from hospital patients was found by a local man on the street.
# data-protection - Monday 29 January, 2018
The social media giant has published its privacy principles for the first time.
# data-protection - Tuesday 23 January, 2018
# data-protection - Friday 10 November, 2017
The Data Protection Commissioner has issued guidelines for shops using people’s email addresses for marketing purposes.
# data-protection - Sunday 22 October, 2017
Some smartphones and smartwatches could be sharing your child’s location with strangers.
# data-protection - Monday 9 October, 2017
Data Protection Commissioner investigating shops asking for customer email addresses after complaints
Her office has carried out a number of audits and will be issuing guidelines on e-receipts soon.
# data-protection - Tuesday 12 September, 2017
The details include customers’ full names, their bank balances and loan information.
# data-protection - Thursday 31 August, 2017
The Data Protection Commissioner has voiced concerns about the government’s rollout of the card.
# data-protection - Sunday 30 July, 2017
# data-protection - Friday 14 July, 2017
An Post says that it cannot tell members of the public how it obtains names and addresses as it is “not in the public interest”.
# data-protection - Monday 22 May, 2017
The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform confirmed that the card will be needed to apply for a passport from autumn of this year.
# data-protection - Sunday 14 May, 2017
Labour’s Alan Kelly is asking the gardai if they are still carrying out surveillance on Keith Harrison.
# data-protection - Wednesday 12 April, 2017
The airline operates flights on behalf of Aer Lingus Regional.
# data-protection - Tuesday 11 April, 2017
Over 1,400 data protection complaints were made in 2016, up from 932 in 2015.
A medical device containing patients’ personal information was sent for repair to a company in the UK by Saolta University Hospital Group.
# data-protection - Monday 20 February, 2017
It has emerged that 113 serious breaches of data protection occurred within our health service since March 2015.