Be Careful When You Share Your Mobile Number

Before you hand over your number, ask yourself: Is it worth the risk? This question is crucial now that our primary phone numbers have shifted from landlines to mobile devices, our most intimate tools, which often live with us around the clock. Our mobile phone...

Ikea Says Sorry For Customer Data Breach

This is an example of a small overlook that cause personal data breach that tarnish the brand. A spokesman for Ikea Singapore said the incident occurred at 4.57pm last Thursday and that it “regretfully made an error of inserting 410 individual e-mail addresses...

Data Protection Enforcement Cases – August 2019

Six organisations were issued directions for breaches of the PDPA. Financial penalties of $24,000 and $18,000 were imposed on CDP and Toppan Security Printing respectively for unauthorised disclosure of CDP’s account holders’ personal data. Directions,...

GDPR-PDPA Compliance In Singapore

As Singapore works towards turning into a Smart Nation, it is critical to strike a harmony between utilizing Big Data to change the economy and information security. On the business front, information identifying with singular practices and inclinations have converted...