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ICO Fail, DPA Fail, Data Protection Misery November 6, 2015

Posted by Audit Monkey in The Joy & Pain of Internal Audit.
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I should explain my thoughts behind my Tweet regarding the ICO (Information Commissioner) fining the CPS (Crown Prosecution Service) for a breach of the Data Protection Act (DPA). The BBC’s reporting of this is rather brief, and it implies it was the theft of laptops and unencrypted material in the care of the CPS. (The article can be read here.)
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It’s Good to Talk… October 24, 2015

Posted by Audit Monkey in The Joy & Pain of Internal Audit.
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The Blog seems to be suffering at the moment as the readership seems to be an all time low! Anyway, this week has been eventful as we have seen a hack attack at ‘TalkTalk’ and the loss of some 4 million customer records and accompanying bank account details.
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Why I Hate Being An Internal Auditor… October 16, 2011

Posted by Audit Monkey in The Joy & Pain of Internal Audit, The State of the British Nation.
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For the past couple of months I’ve been quite comfortable in my own skin being an Internal Auditor. At some point this was likely to end but I wasn’t quite sure when, or what was likely to precipitate the mood change. Well, the change happened last week and the three words that changed the mood were ‘Data Protection Act’.
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