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DWP "evaluating" GOV.UK Verify for Universal Credit
By Neil Merrett
With work continuing to switch government ID assurance platform to a live service, senior Whitehall figure privately raises questions over suitability of system for higher level digital services
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ICO fines NHS trust £185,000 for publishing staff personal details online
By David Bicknell
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust accused of having "played fast and loose" with "highly sensitive and private information"
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GOV.UK Verify to meet live service requirements "shortly"
By Neil Merrett
ID assurance platform will not meet intended April target to switch from Beta; assessments of digital service standards and privacy impact yet to be published
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HSCIC to commence patient data sharing opt outs this month
By Neil Merrett
'Type 2' objections received since 2014 to sharing of data will now be honoured; Caldicott findings delayed until after EU referendum with public consultation to follow
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Passport Office wants strategy director to lead digital innovation drive
By David Bicknell
Recruitment for role carrying salary up to £120,000 stresses need to effectively deploy digital technologies
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Microsoft backs EU-US Privacy Shield framework
By David Bicknell
Company says it has reviewed the Privacy Shield documentation and believes that it represents an effective framework and should be approved
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GDS completes task of connecting certified companies to Verify
By David Bicknell
GDS and certified companies working towards going from beta to live later this month; timetable for switch still on course, GDS says.
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Councils get £500k funding for digital and data projects
By David Bicknell
34 councils have gained funding for schemes to transform local services; winners include Adur, Worthing and West Sussex, Leeds and Calderdale, and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
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Preferred candidate unveiled for next information commissioner
By Neil Merrett
The government has put forward Elizabeth Denham, the information and privacy commissioner for British Columbia, to take over from Christopher Graham at the ICO
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Barclays considers Verify ID data set expansion challenges
By Neil Merrett
Information chief Peter Simon discusses the importance of trust for the government ID assurance tool; looks at expanding data sets used to include those of other banking groups
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Identity tool among future CAP delivery IT proposals
By Neil Merrett
RPA issues second wave technology procurement PIN for delivery programme that was returned to pen and paper system over concerns about ICT
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PayPal withdraws from GOV.UK Verify
By Neil Merrett
Company confirms decision to step back from government ID assurance programme, with all eight remaining organisations now accredited to identify users to access online services
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Royal Mail completes GOV.UK Verify ID provider rollout
By Neil Merrett
Company understood to be the last ID provider to gain accreditation to support government platform with PayPal's participation uncertain under current framework
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Barclays and Morpho gain GOV.UK Verify accreditation
By Neil Merrett
A total of six ID providers now said to meet government criteria to carry out checks on users wishing to access online government services
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Government launches data sharing consultation
By David Bicknell
Eight-week discussion will test public mood over data sharing proposals focusing on improving public services; tackling fraud and debt; and allowing use of data for research and official statistics
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