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Marketing is not at your service: What we can learn from the ICO's Amex ruling

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Marketing is not at your service: What we can learn from the ICO's Amex ruling

June 15th, 2021 - Sadie Burgess

In May 2021, the UK ICO fined American Express (“Amex”) for sending “service message” emails that contained marketing.  This case is an interesting...

Apple announces the end of email open tracking

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Apple announces the end of email open tracking

June 9th, 2021 - Dan Hare

At Apple’s annual Worldwide Developer Conference on 7th June, a new feature called Mail Privacy Protection was presented as part of the forthcoming...

Restore trust in your inbox

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Restore trust in your inbox

January 13th, 2021 - Sadie Burgess

When you physically interact with an official or tradesperson, they tend to carry a form of identification to verify their credentials. A police...

Data Protection after transition from the EU

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Data Protection after transition from the EU

December 11th, 2020 - Sadie Burgess

Data protection regulations will not change after the UK leaves the EU, but that does not mean there is no impact on organisations from a data...

Multi-factor Authentication (MFA): What is it and why do you need it?

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Multi-factor Authentication (MFA): What is it and why do you need it?

December 3rd, 2020 - Sadie Burgess

Traditional usernames and passwords can be easily compromised. Multi-factor authentication (MFA), is a security control that requires users to...

Privacy shield is no longer sufficient protection

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Privacy shield is no longer sufficient protection

October 13th, 2020 - Sadie Burgess

The pen is said to be mightier than the sword and now we find that the gavel is mightier than the shield.On July 16, 2020, the European Union Court...

The benefit of preference centres under GDPR

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The benefit of preference centres under GDPR

April 5th, 2018 - Sadie Burgess

Over the last year GDPR has been the main topic of discussion and concern among marketers. With only weeks to go before GDPR comes into effect,...

GDPR in a nutshell

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GDPR in a nutshell

May 11th, 2017 - Sadie Burgess

After almost five years of work, the GDPR is set to modernise the European Data Protection Laws that have been in place since 1995. Do you remember...

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