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West Yorkshire Police goes on beat with biometrics
By David Bicknell
Force has added fingerprint scanning to its Pronto mobile application suite and will now roll it out to 250 frontline police officers
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MoJ earmarks £200K for ‘task force’ to help assess IT estate for GDPR compliance
By David Bicknell
DOS opportunity specifies need for team of three full time analysts for 17-20 week project; work will supplement ongoing assessments of MoJ’s GDPR compliance status for its IT systems
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DCMS frets over businesses and charities’ GDPR readiness
By David Bicknell
Department’s survey finds fewer than half of all businesses and charities are aware of new data protection laws four months before they come into force
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Greg’s Clark’s Land Registry note signals Verify’s use in digital mortgage scheme
By David Bicknell
Business minister’s contingent liability note says digital mortgage process will see borrower’s identity verified through GOV.UK Verify combined with Land Registry security processes
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NHS Digital progresses procurement of key data de-identification project
By David Bicknell
Prior information notice looks for expressions of interest in key plan to procure new technical solution “to enable consistent de-identification of data for secondary uses”
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OIX meeting weighs up the economics of identity
By David Bicknell
Meeting of digital identity specialists, banks, ID providers and relying parties urges need for greater collaboration, requisite government backing and interoperability of identity standards
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One in four public sector bodies ill-prepared for cyber-attack, survey suggests
By David Bicknell
Trends report from software company Advanced highlights continued concerns about whether the public sector is taking cyber security seriously and if organisations will be GDPR-ready
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GDS contract awards hint at Verify direction
By David Bicknell
£1.3m contract awarded to Thoughtworks, £103,000 for Ixydo and £39,000 deal for SME Layer 7 cover development capability, DevOps, and specialist knowledge of digital certification models 
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HMRC’s cyber team takes action on scam websites
By David Bicknell
Department has challenged ownership of 75 sites and taken control of them preventing a million visits to malicious or misleading sites
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Half of organisations would rather accept a fine than report a data breach, report reveals
By David Bicknell
McAfee report suggests many could not meet GDPR’s 72 hour breach reporting requirement, while 70% of respondents believe GDPR will make Europe world leader in data protection
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Manzoni calls in McKinsey to conduct review of online identities for public services
By David Bicknell
Work likely to consider Verify ‘next steps’ including commercial model and governance as well as how to deliver on Transformation Strategy goal of having 25m Verify users by 2020
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GDS makes pitch for public sector secure WiFi service users
By David Bicknell
Designed to replace “user and guest WiFi”, GovWiFi wants to be standard way to access WiFi across all government and public sector locations; another WiFi service, Govroam, was launched by Jisc in July
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Local government lags users’ mobility and customer experience expectations
By David Bicknell
Survey shows 77% of consumers say how well organisations protect their data is key factor in deciding whether they will use them; local government rated as worst sector for using mobile apps to communicate and provide services
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Heavyweights speak out on cyber security and data protection
By David Bicknell
CBI event sees Hardie call for EU transition deal on data, ICO Elizabeth Denham discuss GDPR data breach reporting and NHS readiness, and NCSC’s Ciaran Martin urge the importance of the user
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Government to publish new Data Protection Bill today
By David Bicknell
Government promises data laws “fit for digital age” arguing that processing done for legitimate interests will be allowed if it achieves a balance with individuals’ rights
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