Hotel chain Marriott is facing a fine of £99 million over a data breach which is estimated to have affected around 339 million customers.
Nicola Sturgeon says patient confidentiality is of the `utmost importance’ after NHS Highland data breach
Nicola Sturgeon has said patient data safety is of the “utmost importance” following the NHS Highland breach resulting in exposure of HIV patients'personal details.
NHS Highland has been left red-faced after a breach of confidentiality exposed the names and email addresses of nearly 40 HIV sufferers.
Highland Council employees are being reminded how to dispose of confidential documents after information about more than two dozen children were found by a member of the public.
Highland Council has moved their bins to a secure area just days after confidential documents about more than two dozen children were found by a member of the public.
Highland Council is to report itself to the Information Commissioner after confidential documents about more than two dozen children were found by a member of the public.
Police are investigating claims hospital patients were sent text messages by a worker who accessed their personal details.
The University of the Highlands and Islands was at the centre of a data breach after an administrator inadvertently revealed 132 email addresses.
Residents across the north-east have been warned their personal data may have been compromised, after a property management firm fell victim to a cyber attack.
A major data breach at Aberdeen City Council has resulted in hundreds of confidential tax forms being sent to the wrong employees.
Health workers have been ordered to carry out additional checks before sending out confidential information, following a data breach at NHS Grampian.
NHS Grampian has come under fire after accidentally sending a patient’s confidential records to an MP.
Confidential details about Syrian refugees who fled persecution in their war-torn homeland were accidentally released to north-east politicians.
A popular mobile phone app has become the latest victim of a data breach.