University Data Protection Office

March 04, 2021
A couple of days before Christmas, the National Privacy Commission (NPC) managed to release one more policy for 2020: NPC Circular 2020-03. The issuance basically sounds the death knell for Data Sharing Agreements (DSAs), which are a key feature of the Commission’s very own Data Privacy...
February 24, 2021
No. 21-04 24 Feb 2021 NEWS | App installed on student devices does not track personal info, says Ministry of Education 1 February 2021   SINGAPORE – A device management app installed on...
February 22, 2021
A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, accelerated efforts to produce a vaccine have now yielded results. Vaccines are now being distributed in many countries and mass vaccination drives are being ramped up in the hope of finally ending this health crisis. To account for the easing of lockdown measures...
February 18, 2021
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been an increase in the calls for contactless technologies that facilitate everyday transactions and activities. It has triggered the heavy use of RFID and things like QR Codes and Bar Codes, for identification, contact tracing, order placement, and payment...