Eye for data: due diligence between parties to an acquisition or an investment now routinely includes a questionnaire on privacy and data-management policies and processes

Data privacy and security increasingly matter in company valuations. Investors and acquisition teams are backing away from target companies that canno(...)

Gardaí are assisting a coroner with the investigation into the death of toddler Fiachra McMahon in Wexford, which is being treated as a tragic incident.

Gardaí are investigating the sudden death of a 19-month-old baby boy who died in a crèche in Castlebridge, Co Wexford on Tuesday afternoon. Fiachra Mc(...)

A 2012 study by University of California, Berkeley researchers revealed 87 per cent of their survey group didn’t know about ‘DNT’ settings.

If, like a majority of web users in survey after survey, you have concerns about having your online activity tracked by advertisers, then you’ve turne(...)

 The Loyaltybuild premises on Station Road, Ennis, Co Clare. Photograph: Eamon Ward

The credit card details of about 376,000 European citizens have been put a serious risk after a data breach affecting the Co Clare based company Loyal(...)