Hubdate: what data protection compliance looks like, updates to the GDPR audit toolkit & new GDPR training

Hub Changelog

Hub Changelog v1.0.3 – 30th September 2017 An updated introduction to data protection which brings data protection up to date with the GDPR A new guide to what data protection compliance should look like within your organisation Updates to the GDPR Audit Toolkit Minor changes to the preparation stage text Minor changes to the audit stage …

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Joomla! 3.8 patches 2 security issues

Online Security

Last week Joomla! released a new version, 3.8. The new version is an update to the Joomla! 3 series. Whilst it is primarily a feature release with 300 improvements and two major features it also patches two security issues: Core – Information Disclosure in LDAP Authentication Plugin (affecting Joomla 1.5.0 – 3.7.5) Core – Information …

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ICO publishes draft guidance on the Controller – Processor relationship

consultation guidance

Chapter IV of the GDPR sets out responsibilities of Data Controllers and Data Processors. Whilst the general responsibility of a Data Controller is to apply the data protection principles to their business and uphold the GDPR from a compliance perspective, this section of the GDPR also sets out strict controls around the Controller and Processor …

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Security update to WordPress (4.8.2)

wordpress

Yesterday, WordPress issued an update to it’s core. This is a security release, so you’re strongly advised to update immediately if you’re running WordPress. According to the release notes for v4.8, it fixes 9 security vulnerabilities in version 4.8.1 and earlier. Check that you’re running on the latest version by logging into your WordPress dashboard – …

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