Category Archives: DPA

Data Protection

Video Surveillance and the domestic purposes exemption

The recent EU case of Ryneš (http://tinyurl.com/mhs6btl ) raises some interesting issues for users of CCTV systems on domestic premises. The decision of the court is quite clear. If the CCTV is set up so as to also record people … Continue reading

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The Local Safeguarding Children Board as Data Controller

What is a Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB)? It is a statutory body which local authorities responsible for children’s social services are required to set up under s13 Children Act 2004. Each local authority in England must establish a Local … Continue reading

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E-Crime Wales

E-Crime Wales provides a useful set of resources including a free to download  “Preventing E-Crime for dummies” which in around 112 pages covers a number of topics such as : Defending your IT Network A Dozen Best Security Practices Ten Tips … Continue reading

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