Data Encryption: Midlothian Council First Scottish ICO Fine, Largest To Date.

In a clear sign that it frowns on all data breaches, not just electronic ones, the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has handed out its largest penalty to date to the Midlothian Council in Scotland.  It’s the first ever ICO fine for any Scottish local government, and it underscores that, while laptop encryption software like […] read more