University Data Protection Office

September 14, 2021
Most of us have experienced having our laptops, smartphones, or tablets break down on us.  A software may have failed or malfunctioned, or there might be broken parts due to an accidental fall, spilt liquid, or some other reason. Our first typical reaction is to check if it can still be...
September 13, 2021
No. 21-17  13 Sep 2021 NEWS | NYC Teacher's Social Security numbers exposed 20 Aug 2021   UNITED STATES – A data breach involving teachers’ personal information was discovered by students...
September 06, 2021
Over the course of the week, I was asked these rather curious questions: are credit card details sensitive personal information? If they are, where is it in the Data Privacy Act (DPA) — the country’s data protection law — does it say that?   Before we get around to answering these two...
September 03, 2021
Filipinos have long been known to be prolific users of social media, even before work-from-home arrangements became popular as a result of this ongoing pandemic. But when a lot of employees were laid off from work, because of this public health crisis, the number of people who turned to social...