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UK can take global ID assurance standards lead during "messy" 2016
By Neil Merrett
Open Identity Exchange chairman says GOV.UK Verify launch will bring issue of permission to re-use data for ID assurance into the light
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ICO chief calls for more clarity on surveillance powers
By Neil Merrett
Christopher Graham argues need for transparency around remit of proposed data access powers; "case must be made for proportionately of anything that invades our privacy"
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Recruitment underway for new ICO chief
By Neil Merrett
With the current information commissioner to stand down next year, stakeholders call for strong remit and funding for the data regulator ahead of a potential government overhaul
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GDS expects to define local ID assurance plans from April
By Neil Merrett
Potential for local government identity services to be considered after GOV.UK Verify goes live in April; OIX calls for private sector lead on 'trust' standards
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GOV.UK Notify joins GaaP naming convention
By David Bicknell
Civil Service head Heywood indicates departments to start using GOV.UK Notify; Jobseeker's Allowance (DWP) and Student Finance applications (BIS) to be first users in 2016
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E-borders: lots of ambition, but little value for money, says NAO
By David Bicknell
Watchdog says Home Office's delivery plans for e-borders were too ambitious and department has struggled to take vision forward since ending Raytheon contract
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NAO critical of Defra and GDS over CAP system
By David Bicknell
Watchdog unhappy over “ineffective” collaboration, “patchy” support, “insufficient insight” into the use of agile “at this scale” and Verify “not sufficiently ready for widespread use by farmers”
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Home Office says draft surveillance bill will not be fast tracked
By Neil Merrett
Theresa May says parliamentary scrutiny vital for new legislation, as MPs call for clarification on ensuring clear safeguards and transparency over surveillance powers
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May set to publish Investigatory Powers Bill today
By David Bicknell
Focus will be on possible requirement on Internet companies to store details of every website visited by customers as well as judicial or ministerial oversight of the measures
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Experian rules out GOV.UK Verify changes after T-Mobile data breach
By Neil Merrett
Company believes sufficient security in place despite unrelated server attack; GDS pledges to expand service verification methods ahead of live service switch
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ICO outlines managerial overhaul ahead of 'Triennial Review'
By Neil Merrett
New organisational structure also designed to ensure UK data regulator is better placed to adapt to outcomes of upcoming change to EU data protection law
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NHS ID assurance work mulls secure patient access options
By Neil Merrett
HSCIC says work to identify possible ID assurance solutions for patient service access is at an early stage, with GOV.UK Verify among options to be considered
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EU 'Safe Harbour' data decision raises questions for public sector
By Neil Merrett
Court judgement "profound and disruptive" for authorities; data regulator calls for clear response from legislators
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ICO 'lacks confidence' in Anglesey's data protection practices
By David Bicknell
Data watchdog's enforcement notice wants mandatory data protection training, better records management policy and 'appropriate controls' when staff leave council
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Paul Maltby takes up UK data director role
By Neil Merrett
GDS open data lead will now be responsible for outlining cross-government information strategy following departure of Mike Bracken
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