University Data Protection Office

June 19, 2019
  No. 19-11 19 June 2019 NEWS | Trial of safety wristbands raises data privacy worries at Canadian International School of Hong Kong 2 June 2019 HONG KONG – Some parents have...
June 04, 2019
Information about an individual’s education is considered sensitive personal information, which is covered by a higher standard of protection under the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (DPA). The precise definition of this term, however, remains unclear, with the DPA, related laws, and issuances of the...
June 04, 2019
No. 19-10 04 June 2019 NEWS | Parents concerned at new fingerprint payment system in high schools at East Dunbartonshire 16 May 2019 SCOTLAND — Students attending high schools in East Dunbartonshire are now being asked to...
May 20, 2019
There is currently a number of emerging discussions relating the topic of gender to the fields of privacy and data protection. This is probably because, for many privacy experts and scholars, women and members of the LGBTQIA+ community are among the most vulnerable populations to privacy intrusions...