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Microsoft wary of US Supreme Court foreign data access review
By Neil Merrett
Corporation’s president backs regulatory changes as opposed to allowing authorities unilateral e-mail access that could significantly infringe European and UK laws
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Walliker sets out Cheshire and Merseyside NHS trusts’ digital stall
By David Bicknell
Merseyside hospitals’ CIO discusses STPs, the global digital exemplars, NHS demand management, doctors’ fears over ‘paper free’ and tackling information governance and GDPR
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US standards group NIST publishes new digital identity guidelines
By David Bicknell
SP Suite 800-63, put together with UK identity peers’ help, gives identity proofing ‘a major overhaul’ including breaking down level of assurance into its independent parts
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Weak passwords blamed as Parliament recovers from cyber attack
By David Bicknell
Around 1% of 9000 parliamentary network email accounts compromised through use of passwords “that did not conform to guidance issued”; investigations continue over potential data loss
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Why shelve digital government? It was only a General Election!
The hung Parliament might actually turn out to be the best possible outcome for advancing digital government, argues Frank Joshi
Management > Security > Features
NHS Digital outlines key elements of 2017/18 programme
By David Bicknell
Organisation plans to work on 15 technology projects with local authorities, and will work to assess digital maturity of care homes in order to beef up their information governance
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European Parliament justice body warns against weakened encryption
By Neil Merrett
Privacy International says home affairs committee's calls to guarantee encrypted communications among member states does not go far enough to safeguard personal data and devices
Blogs > Government Computing Network Blog
UCL suffers ransomware attack
By David Bicknell
University says infection had impacted a number of users’ personal and shared drives; UCLH NHS trust said it was unaffected by attack
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ICO fines Gloucester over cyber-attack handling
By Neil Merrett
Data regulator argues £100,000 monetary penalty is fair response to prevent further failures by authorities to patch systems against well publicised flaws that can compromise systems; council considers appeal
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Data commissioner calls for government action on police data handling laws
By Neil Merrett
Elizabeth Denham says that as GDPR comes into effect, the lack of legislative certainty on the justice-focused Law Enforcement Directive creates significant technology issues for forces to address
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The UK is failing to debate the role technology plays in our future
With the 2017 General Election days away, Peter Wells at the ODI considers what open data commitments are conspicuous in their absence from key party manifestos
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IISP updates skills framework with eye on evolving cyber threat
By Neil Merrett
Institute unveils revised agreement designed to better support government and the private sector with emerging challenges in securing and analysing systems
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Might a separate 'GOV.UK Verify/Health' hub solve NHS identity needs?
By Neil Merrett
Source argues that a platform built using the principles of Whitehall's identity platform and carrying a similar brand could be preferred direction for ID assurance to access health services
Blogs > Government Computing Network Blog
Ongoing Windows XP use among Met Police data audit concerns
By Neil Merrett
Despite praising some good practice around security manuals and guidance provided to the force's staff, data regulator warns there is considerable to improve data management
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Government Computing focus for the rest of 2017
Once the General Election on June 8 is over, what issues will Government Computing be keeping an eye on editorially throughout the remainder of 2017?
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