News & Blog

Welcome to DLM Group’s News & Blog page
It will be here that you can access the latest stories and promotions in all areas from DLM Group.

This period, with the news on the General Data Protection Regulations, is extremely important for all businesses and organisations, so we will be offering extensive coverage and advice and we will keep you abreast of the latest developments and case studies. It’s a big subject for businesses and organisations both large and small so we will guide you through the four essential elements of document management:

  • The creation of information
  • The movement of information around your business
  • The processing of information so that it delivers business value
  • The compliance of information, and give you the best top tips to make sure that you are compliant.

Any new directives will come with a mass of paperwork and it is our service that will simplify and show you in plain English what it all means thus saving you time and money plus giving people the right message that you are nothing other than professional.

Make sure you return and read each blog as these are essential reading for business and peace of mind.

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GDPR – One Year On by DLM Group

GDPR – One Year On by DLM Group Just over a year ago huge changes came about in privacy and information rights with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018. This was all about getting privacy right and has increased protection for the public and obligations for organisations. However, […]

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The Marriott hotel chain faces £99m fine – Our View

The Marriott hotel chain faces £99m fine – Our View 339m customers affected by credit card hack The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) fine relates to a data breach at the company believed to have originated in the Starwood hotels group five years ago. The ICO said the hotel chain had failed to undertake due diligence […]

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British Airways fined £183million – Our View

British Airways fined £183million – Our View British Airways fined £183million after the personal details of nearly half a million customers may have been stolen – first ICO announcement of a fine under strict new GDPR data protection rules  British Airways will have to pay a £183million fine for a data breach that saw card details […]

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The first unintended and unforeseen consequences of GDPR

The first unintended and unforeseen consequences of GDPR For some, the General Data Protection Regulation requirements seem unnecessarily complicated and vague in their overall impact.  Yet, less than a year after GDPR took effect, we see unintended and unforeseen consequences that suggest businesses of all sizes should be paying very close attention. In a nutshell, GDPR […]

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Children’s data privacy under the spotlight.

Children’s data privacy under the spotlight. What technology does your business provide or use when it comes to persons under 13 years of age in particular? TikTok given a record fine for video sharing app over children’s data – the short-form video sharing app has been handed the largest ever fine for a US case […]

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Beware the security flaws in 4G and 5G

Beware the security flaws in 4G and 5G Faults in 4G, 5G allow crooks to intercept calls and track phone locations. Knowingly or not, as a business using this type of technology has an impact on your data protection requirements A group of academics have found three new security flaws in 4G and 5G, which […]

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What does the future look like for Huawei?

What does the future look like for Huawei? The founder of Huawei’s daughter was arrested in Canada for extradition to the United States, some countries have banned their equipment and the company is under increasing scrutiny. So what’s going on with Huawei? The Chinese telecoms giant, which manufactures a range of network equipment and mobile […]

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Toyota breach latest

Toyota breach latest Toyota data breach may have exposed up to 3.1 million customers – not the first time, so what can the company do to reassure its customers? And what data do you hold? Why? For how long and what for? Toyota has announced its second data breach of 2019 – the first was […]

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ICO Crackdown on nuisance calls reaches 100

At last, nuisance calls to be taken seriously The ICO crackdown on nuisance calls reaches 100-year milestone with company directors banned. How compliant is your data and what does your marketing programme look like? Investigations by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) into nuisance marketing have resulted in 16 company directors being banned from running a […]

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The Facebook fake news face-off

The Facebook fake news face-off Zuckerberg under fire as UK democracy under threat. Reputations can be ruined by the misuse of social media. Do you have a social media policy? A Commons committee has concluded that Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg failed to show “leadership or personal responsibility” over fake news and as a result the […]

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