University Data Protection Office

December 19, 2018
Costing millions to settle, privacy-related offenses have never been more prevalent and damaging as they are today. They are treated as violations of existing data protection regulations, and usually lead to hefty fines for the erring organizations. Take the case of ride-hailing company, UBER...
December 12, 2018
For the past few years, people have become increasingly aware of data protection laws, as regulators dutifully assert their authority. However, it is not uncommon for some to have an inaccurate perception of how such regulations operate. Here in the Philippines, one misconception about the...
December 04, 2018
No. 17 3 December 2018 NEWS | A Nonprofit Nursery ‘s Computer Containing Personal Information was Hacked  16 November 2018   USA— The staff of a Family Tree Relief Nursery were prevented from accessing client...
December 04, 2018
Processing personal data in a lawful manner is one of the directives imposed by the Data Privacy Act (DPA). For libraries, this is critical, this since they often require people to provide certain information to allow them to render timely and appropriate services. If they do not assess their data...