Self-assessment tool to help SMEs with Data Protection

The Information Commissions Office has launched a self-assessment tool to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) assess their compliance with the Data Protection Act and the key obligations for processing their customers’ or clients’ personal information. Anyone who processes personal information must comply with eight principles of the Data Protection Act, which make sure that… Read More

What is Acceptable?

Every organization needs an Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) to define how their employees are expected to use IT facilities and handle information, and the consequences of not following the rules. In 2010 research claimed that the majority of traffic to NSFW sites occurred during working hours, productivity for more than a third of employees suffered as… Read More