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Verizon “temporarily removed” as GOV.UK Verify ID provider
By Neil Merrett
The number of companies presently supporting ID platform as it undergoes development has been reduced to seven as Verizon looks to gain external certification
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News in Brief – July 15
By Neil Merrett
The UK’s new information commissioner will begin work on Monday, GDS kicks off the first of its local authority ID assurance events and the MoJ issues a tender for monitoring hardware
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Digital Economy Bill introduced to parliament
By Neil Merrett
Proposed legislation includes overhaul of existing commitments for information sharing and statistics between departments, as well as mandatory age verification and "the right to broadband"
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Social care providers called on to set out online identity strategies
By Neil Merrett
New Socitm, ADASS and LGA briefing sets out challenges in implementing ID assurance methods that can limit information loss and identify fraud
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DWP outlines £80m secure mail system needs
By Neil Merrett
Pre-tender notice considering single supplier agreement to meet data scanning and storage needs, although separate lots could also be considered
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Brexit: Tech industry demands Whitehall publish digital strategy now
By Neil Merrett
Calls among several recommendations set out by techUK to try and protect key technology initiatives, including commitment to cross border data sharing
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Support urged to increase social care digital service uptake
By Neil Merrett
Socitm, LGA and other stakeholders outline findings playing up value of digital inclusion initiatives for supporting care providers and service users
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Commons committee backs more punitive data protection measures
By Neil Merrett
Culture, media and sport group recommends granting data regulator expanded powers to audit and fine organisations; custodial sentences also mooted
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LGFL's Jackson sets out manifesto for local digital innovation
By David Bicknell
London Grid for Learning chief executive wants to see creation of "joined-up" digital organisation to act on councils' behalf as a centre of excellence, providing a unifying voice for local government
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GOV.UK Verify local government discovery work to begin in July
By Neil Merrett
Separate events scheduled for Bristol and London will look at ID assurance needs of councils in order to finalise pilot projects for secure access to taxi licence and parking permit services
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Socitm: council 'big data' potential hampered by skill shortage
By Neil Merrett
New findings suggest ongoing devolution planning could present English local authorities with opportunity to overhaul information management
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Home Office agrees three year police database extension with CGI
By David Bicknell
CGI to 'disaggregate' relationship with other suppliers involved in PND delivery; database expected to account for 6m searches this year
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Effectiveness of security training queried as data breaches highlight human failings
By David Bicknell
AXELOS warns organisations are putting their reputation, customer trust and competitive advantage at risk by failing to provide relevant and innovative cyber awareness training
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Sloppy human error still prime cause of data breaches
By David Bicknell
FOI data from ICO reveals usual failings: loss of paperwork, data sent to wrong recipients, insecure disposal of hardware and paperwork, loss or theft of unencrypted devices, and failure to redact data
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Beyond go live: what next for GOV.UK Verify?
By Neil Merrett
With platform now classed as live service, ID assurance programme head Janet Hughes rules out expanding use for age checks or full replacement of Government Gateway
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