“Threatening and coercive” cold-callers who targeted the elderly hit with big fines

We take a look at some big fines for cold-callers penalised for hundreds of thousands of unwanted calls.

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Covid app’s privacy information ruled not clear enough

The UK’s data watchdog has issued a reprimand to both the Scottish government and NHS National Services Scotland about their COVID Status app

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Massive faceprint scraping company Clearview AI hauled over the coals

Clearview AI can expect to be fined up to $23 million for privacy infringements in the UK. The ICO has found the company failed to comply with UK data protection laws.

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A week in security (Nov 22 – Nov 28)

The most important and interesting security stories from the last seven days.

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ICO challenges adtech to step up privacy protection

The Information Commissioner’s Office has published an opinion asking for initiatives that address the privacy problems adtech

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That’s the way the cookie banner crumbles?

Eyeing a break with the GDPR, the UK has asked the G7 to consider the pernicious permission pop-up problem.

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