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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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Home Office plan highlights key role of data analytics and digital interfaces
By David Bicknell
Role of PCCs, investigatory powers legislation and shared services also discussed in five year departmental strategy
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BCS wants 'reckless' data disclosure to be criminal offence
By David Bicknell
Chartered Institute for IT wants failure to appropriately protect access to data through good information security practice to be a crime under Investigatory Powers Bill
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Privacy group to hold GOV.UK Verify talks next week
By Neil Merrett
PCAG understood to be undertaking higher level review of privacy in the government ID assurance programme such as the potential implications of the draft surveillance bill
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Lincolnshire attack throws spotlight on councils’ role in national cyber strategy
By David Bicknell
Socitm and DCLG at heart of key discussions to encourage and grow cybersecurity best practice within local government to help counter or prevent future attacks
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Initial agreement reached over ‘Safe Harbour’ replacement
By Neil Merrett
‘EU-US Privacy Shield’ sets out draft requirements for oversight of how personal data of European citizens is processed, including creating new ombudsperson role
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Some ID providers may not be accredited by GOV.UK Verify go live
By Neil Merrett
Despite government pledge for all contracted identity providers to obtain required security standard for April launch, it is understood that live service switch could go ahead anyway
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