Rob Corbet

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Ryanair pleaded to be spared a recorded conviction, under the Probation of Offenders Act. File photograph: Crispin Rodwell/The Irish Times

Ryanair has been ordered to give €5,000 to charity to avoid a court conviction after a technical glitch prevented thousands of customers from opting o(...)

More and more people are using smart watches and health apps to monitor their lifestyle. Photograph: Getty Images

My heart soared when Ireland beat the All-Blacks in rugby in November this year. I don’t just mean that metaphorically – I have the data to prove it.(...)

Ward Solutions  found that some organisations are poorly prepared to tackle data breaches or security incidents

Close to half of Irish businesses said they wouldn’t disclose a data breach to affected customers or suppliers, but legal experts warn new EU laws wil(...)

A poll by IT services provider Datapac and were based on a survey of 192 senior IT professionals showed the level of data loss

Most organisations in Ireland have lost data at some point and some never recover it at all, according to a poll of almost 200 senior IT decision-mak(...)

Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon said there had been an increase in the number of civil cases taken against organisations for failing to protect personal data.

There has been in increase in the number of civil law actions taken against organisations and even Government departments for failing to protect peopl(...)