Data Protection

January 15, 2015

Privacy – by Design?

This is our first blog of 2015 and we’d like to wish all the readers of SecurityWatch a very Happy New Year! So what are the […]
December 12, 2012

5th Annual Data Protection Conference

The 5th Annual Data Protection conference will be held on the 21st February 2013 in Dublin’s Ballsbridge Hotel. I will be one of the speakers at […]
December 4, 2012

Databreach at O2 Ireland

Today the mobile network operator O2 announced that it suffered a security breach. The breach occurred in the summer of 2011 when O2’s IT provider IBM […]
June 7, 2012

LinkedIn LeaksOut

Earlier today it emerged that a large database of 6.5 million passwords belonging to users of the popular professional network, LinkedIn, was leaked onto the Internet.  […]
April 15, 2011

Security Breach at NUI Galway

While on twitter last night I was alerted by @_Aella to a breach at NUI Galway.  According to the information posted on the college’s website they […]
February 23, 2011

Speaking at the Third Annual ICS Data Protection Conference

On Thursday I will be speaking at the Third Annual ICS Data Protection Conference which will be held in the Radison Blu hotel in Dublin’s Golden […]
January 28, 2011

Today is Privacy and Data Protection Day

Today, the 28th of January 2011, marks the European Privacy and Data Protection Day.  In a time when our online privacy is being eroded by the […]
January 10, 2011

Lessons Learnt From Fine Gael Website Security Issues

The new Fine Gael websitehas been generating a lot of press coverage and social media discussions lately.  From a Fine Gael point of view though, most […]