Tag Archive: data protection

Oct 10 2014

Making cybersecurity a priority in October

Though Caribbean countries might not yet observe October as Cyber Security Awareness Month, this article briefly highlights key threat trends, along with some tips that individuals and businesses can adopt to become safer online. Increasingly, the month of October is being observed as Cyber Security Awareness Month worldwide. Launched in the United States in 2004, …

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Sep 17 2014

Guidelines for Industry on Child Online Protection

An overview of the recently published revised Guidelines for Industry on Child Online Protection, and the five key areas highlighted for protecting and promoting children’s rights. Last week, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) announced the release of updated Guidelines for Industry on Child Online Protection, which it has prepared in collaboration with the United Nations Children Fund …

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Sep 05 2014

4 considerations when storing data in the cloud

The hacking of celebrity accounts in late August has reminded us how vulnerable private information stored online is. This article provides some guidelines on practices that should result in safer cloud use. Within the past week or so, various private accounts for a number of well-known celebrities were hacked and about 200 photos were posted …

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Jul 18 2014

The right to privacy in the digital age

A review of the recently published report from the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the right to privacy in the digital age Two days ago, 16 July, the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Navi Pillay, published a report on a study conducted by her office which “revealed a …

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Jun 09 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 8 June 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 2 June to Sunday 8 June 2014. Monday, 2 June 2014 Dominican spectrum award may face legal challenge Dominican Republic – The Justice and Transparency Foundation (FJT) has threatened legal action over alleged corruption in the recent award of mobile spectrum …

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