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NHS faces searching questions over its information and IT governance
By David Bicknell
Following Friday's cyber attack, self-policing of IT governance might need to be taken out of trusts’ hands to verify hospital systems have been effectively security patched and updated
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NHS faces mass IT systems failure following ransomware attack
By Neil Merrett
Multiple hospitals and GP surgeries in England hit by simultaneous cyber attack locking staff out of systems; investigation underway by NHS Digital
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Privacy and identity expert Fishenden calls for Verify rethink
By David Bicknell
GOV.UK Verify and other “competing” initiatives such as HMRC’s Government Gateway should be “subject to an open, honest and fundamental reset”; Cabinet Office reiterates Verify's role in transformation strategy
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Trump orders shake-up of US federal digital services
By David Bicknell
American Technology Council to help US government “transform and modernise its information technology and how it uses and delivers digital services”
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Digital Economy Act becomes law
By Neil Merrett
Legislation among a number of laws passed through parliament before upcoming election; privacy campaigners argue data sharing concerns have passed unchanged
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LGfL raises bandwidth bar for schools with series of new initiatives
By David Bicknell
2020 pledge also includes new initiatives around procurement for schools, safety, digital and cloud adoption, savings and support
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HMIC concerned at sporadic police force tech innovation
By Neil Merrett
Inspectorate body’s annual report argues that good examples of innovative police technology use by forces remains "few and far between"
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PAC sounds further alarm over emergency services network plans
By David Bicknell
Committee worries Vodafone will stop providing infrastructure that enables current Airwave system to function; Home Office and Motorola insist they are not taking risks with public safety
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Report queries government cyber security support awareness
By Neil Merrett
Survey of over 1,500 enterprises questions current effectiveness of approach to support industry over fears of growing prevalence of online attacks
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Whitehall IT Quality and Assurance framework launched
By Neil Merrett
CCS partners with the Home Office to provide public sector organisations with means to evaluate infrastructure, environments and overall performance of technology
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NAO recognises GDS’ transforming role but warns of growing pains
By David Bicknell
Watchdog fears GDS is trying to cover too broad a remit; wants roles, responsibilities and plans more clearly defined; and urges review of infrastructure, including Verify, “to ensure it meets a proven need”
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Cunnington: “Very concrete” plans mapped for 25m user Verify expansion
By Neil Merrett
GDS has set itself internal targets for the numbers of ID assurance users it hopes to have at central and local government level up to 2020; considers potential extension of Verify brand
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ICO council survey highlights pre-GDPR data protection challenges
By Neil Merrett
Regulator's report finds some authorities are yet to introduce key information management personnel such as data protection officers and senior information risk owners
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CCS launches revised cyber security framework
By Neil Merrett
Organisation enters into second joint venture with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) to provide more streamlined means of obtaining accredited services for public sector
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