patient data

Claims emerge that former Bupa employee was trying to sell one million records on the black market

17 Jul 2017

DataBreaches.net has revealed the former Bupa employee was looking to sell up to one million records on the dark

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data security

Bupa employee steals information affecting 108,000 insurance plans

13 Jul 2017

Bupa employee steals customer information, affecting more than 100,000 medical insurance plans

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cybersecurity

Govt. publishes response to Caldicott and CQC data reviews, with focus on cybersecurity

12 Jul 2017

Among other announcements, the government has pledged to set up a £21m capital fund to improve cyber defence at m

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patient data, deepmind

Information Commissioner: innovators should always ‘take privacy into account’

10 Jul 2017

Information Commissioner reinforces importance of data privacy in the design of medical technologies

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patient data, cybersecurity

Royal Free failed to comply with data law during Google DeepMind’s Streams trial

03 Jul 2017

The Information Commissioner’s Office has ruled that Royal Free London did not comply with the Data Protection Ac

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cybersecurity, NHS

HSE Ireland discovers more than 5,000 cyber attack attempts at single hospital in one day

18 May 2017

The global cyber attack affected more than 200,000 computers systems in 150 countries, raising concerns about cyb

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nhs scotland

NHS cyber attack: Less than 1% of computers affected in Scotland

17 May 2017

Thirteen Scottish health boards were affected in the global cyber attack, although the impact was less severe tha

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NHS, IT

Labour promises £10bn for ‘NHS buildings and IT systems’ as part of £37bn pledge

15 May 2017

Labour pledges to invest £10bn over the next five years in updating computer infrastructures and improving NHS bu

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