House Files, ‘From lines’, Data Owners et al.

Is it just me, or is this all a bit confusing? ICO Help Desk, Law and Best Practice all in apparent disarray! Try this scenario with the ICO: I’m a data owner, I rent an opt-in ‘House list’ to data users, the data users create branded email messages and our subcontractor (data processor) sends them […]

Read more

ACS:Law and the file sharing lists ..

Protecting your business Rather than speculate whether the Information Commissioner's Office is finally going to 'discharge its weapons' I thought it would be interesting to look at the realities of protecting your own business from a similar fate. Internet activists, 4chan, targeted ACS:Law during what it called Operation Payback and appear to have 'acquired' the […]

Read more