(Cross post from www.informationmasters.com) The Information Masters benchmark evolved from the original Information Masters research dating back to 1996, and first written up in this book. Over time, the underlying assessment framework has been enhanced to take into account emerging issues, new best practices, developing technologies and the evolving business landscape. For example, the issues […]
The DVLA should not be doing this.
Is there a worse way to spend £12bn than this?
Here’s another UK Government data breach. At least we see that UK.gov recognises the obligation of exposure; but are we supposed to believe that breaches are not happening at the same rate in private sector? I think not. My experience is that many aspects of the private sector are even more culturally flawed around personal […]
According to this article by Matt Flynn.
Another 80,000 records gone.
We seem to be getting a bit closer thanks to these findings from Germany… The need for default opt in is described in more detail in the ‘reinvent direct marketing’ paper available here.
– People using computers should be in control of giving out information about themselves, just as they are in the physical world. – The minimum information needed for the purpose at hand should be released, and only to those who need it. – Details should be retained no longer than necesary. – It should NOT […]
Here’s a nice article in The Telegraph.
Well it should get worse now….