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Cunnington: “Very concrete” plans mapped for 25m user Verify expansion
By Neil Merrett
GDS has set itself internal targets for the numbers of ID assurance users it hopes to have at central and local government level up to 2020; considers potential extension of Verify brand
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Verify service manager sought to lead GDS expansion ambitions
By Neil Merrett
Role, which carries a maximum salary value of £70,000, is anticipated to put in place vision for building user base across the wider public sector, as well as potentially for private groups
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Budget confirms DWP plan to appoint external data provider
Contract expected to be awarded for 18 months, with evaluation to follow on whether data matching provides “useful indication” of undeclared partners for future use in Universal Credit system
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Verify local government pilots move to alpha
By Neil Merrett
GDS announces plans to move forward with two pilot projects to link ID assurance platform to support applications for council travel passes and residential parking permits
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NHS England rejects “data loss” claims after patient mail disruption
By Neil Merrett
Existing arrangements with third parties being reviewed as NHS SBS joint venture is found to have failed to redirect certain confidential information during five year period
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Royal Society targets summer completion of Whitehall data governance review
By Neil Merrett
Investigation currently being conducted with the British Academy is expected to focus on facilitating more context-based negotiation around using data in public sector
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Essex ready to consider adopting Verify identity assurance platform
By David Bicknell
Council argues that “there isn’t a service where it wouldn’t be useful”, and has high hopes for ID assurance function use across multiple agencies to bring Live Safe at Home vision to life
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HMRC reiterates Verify support beyond Gateway revamp
By Neil Merrett
Department maintains it will not end support for the Government Digital Service (GDS)-developed GOV.UK Verify platform in favour of separate system that can serve business and individual users
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HMRC opens up on Government Gateway and identity plans
By David Bicknell
Department confirms plans to develop a “more agile, flexible and secure set of services, and at lower cost”
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ICO rules out regulatory action over NHS Digital data opt out concerns
By Neil Merrett
Data regulator has concluded organisation has taken sufficient steps to address and inform patients of previous failings to uphold data protection commitments
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NHS Digital “working through” healthcare IoT complexity
By Neil Merrett
Beverly Bryant calls for discussions on complicated concerns around defining liability for prescribing sensor-led care amidst wider challenges in gaining patient trust on health data governance
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EU Privacy Shield intact despite Trump executive order
By Neil Merrett
ICO and EU counterparts see no immediate impact to data sharing arrangements with US; further clarity to be sought from country during upcoming annual review of Privacy Shield
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HMRC readies replacement Government Gateway system for 2018
By Neil Merrett
Department to create in-house replacement service to allow business users to securely access services for itself and other Whitehall departments; pledges to continue using GOV.UK Verify
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Home Office: EU court data ruling will not impact UK surveillance laws
By Neil Merrett
The government says UK Court of Appeal will have final verdict next year on legality of powers to collect and store bulk information on UK citizens in recently passed IP Act
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