WordPress 4.8.3 security release

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WordPress, the popular web platform, have today released a security update to some of its files to prevent an SQL injection vulnerability. According to the WordPress release post all prior versions of WordPress “are affected by an issue [which] can create unexpected and unsafe queries leading to potential SQL injection (SQLi).” The WordPress core doesn’t appear to …

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Hubdate: GDPR definitions and principles

Hub Changelog

Hub Changelog v1.0.5 – 21st October 2017 We’re continuing to work on our detailed overview of the GDPR, within the data protection section, where we break the GDPR down into it’s main sections. This week we’ve published some information about: Key definitions Principles of data protection Full changelog archives

Hubdate: Plans for more detailed GDPR info & GDPR scope

Hub Changelog

Hub Changelog v1.0.4 – 15th October 2017 We’re currently developing a detailed overview of the GDPR, within the data protection section, where we break the GDPR down into its sections as well as pull together already established information areas on the Hub (that relate to the GDPR) – each area will be added to the …

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ICO clarifies what’s going to happen with registration

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One of the regulatory requirements missing from the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the requirement to register your data processing activities with a supervisory authority (the ICO in the UK). Under the current regime of the Data Protection Act 1998 there is both a requirement to register and pay a fee to the ICO. The …

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