March 10, 2009

Volunteered Personal Information – Dominant Marketing Paradigm by 2015…

(Cross post from Right Side Up) Here’s an interesting presentation given to the Direct Marketing Association annual Privacy and Data Protection conference last week by Marc […]
November 17, 2008

£80 for a UK identity

according to this BBC article.
November 11, 2008

The Information Masters Benchmark

(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. […]
November 9, 2008

This is just culturally wrong….

The DVLA should not be doing this.
October 5, 2008

Government to spy on every call and email

Is there a worse way to spend £12bn than this?
September 27, 2008

Is it only Government who loses data at this rate?

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 […]
September 7, 2008

89% of Security Breaches Unreported

According to this article by Matt Flynn.
August 23, 2008

PA Consulting….shame on you!!!

Another 80,000 records gone.
August 23, 2008

When will we have default opt-in for marketing purposes?

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 […]