Stories by Tash Shifrin

UK data protection minister did not know about breach

The UK government's data protection minister did not know about the huge data breach at HM Revenue and Customs until he heard the chancellor's statement in the Commons on November 20, he has admitted.

Written by Tash Shifrin28 Nov. 07 06:21

Foreign Office breached Data Protection Act

The UK Foreign Office has been slammed for breaching the Data Protection Act after a probe by the Information Commissioner into a security flaw on a website used by people applying for UK visas.

Written by Tash Shifrin14 Nov. 07 11:31

Group Claims IT Shortage on Brown's Business Council

UK based IT suppliers body Intellect has warned that there is not enough representation from the technology industry on Prime Minister Gordon Brown's new Business Council for Britain.

Written by Tash Shifrin03 July 07 15:22

Outsourcing Contracts Require Changes

Four out of five public sector outsourcing contracts have to be renegotiated, research by management consultancy PricewaterhouseCoopers has found.

Written by Tash Shifrin04 May 07 15:02