ICO Reprimand for Misuse of Children’s Data: A Proportionate Response or a Let Off?

Last week, the Department for Education received a formal reprimand from the Information Commissioner’s Office(ICO) over a “serious breach” of the GDPR involving the unauthorised sharing of up to 28 million children’s personal data. But the Department has avoided a fine, despite a finding of “woeful” data protection practices. The reprimand followed the ICO’s investigation into the sharing of … Continue reading “ICO Reprimand for Misuse of Children’s Data: A Proportionate Response or a Let Off?”

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