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# Data Protection

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HSE still plans to roll out contact tracing app by end of the month
Plans to charge 58,000 people with excessive water usage delayed over privacy concerns
Facebook postpones Valentine's Day launch for dating app due to data regulator's concerns
Data protection inquiries launched into Google and Tinder over GDPR concerns
World's first legal challenge over police use of facial recognition tech to be taken to appeals court
Needing a PSC for National Childcare Scheme is 'illegal and highly discriminatory'
Criminal sanctions possible if government ignores watchdog’s orders on Public Services Card
The Explainer: Why is there so much controversy over the Public Services Card?
Data Protection Commission to seek enforcement action over government's refusal to comply with PSC findings
'This is f***ing insane': OPW staff emails show tensions over decision to ban visitor books from sites
Facebook launches new privacy tool to limit data-scraping from third-party websites and apps
Data Protection Commission notified over 2018 breach by State Examinations Commission
Facebook paid contractors to transcribe audio clips from Messenger users
Department seeks judicial review after watchdog rules child benefit data collection unlawful
Visitor books will be returned to heritage sites after data protection concerns
Data Commission says banning visitor books is a 'disproportionate approach' to data privacy
Facebook set for $5 billion fine in the US over privacy and data protection failings
Supreme Court rejects Facebook appeal in EU-US data transfer case
Tens of thousands of Irish users' emails and phone numbers were exposed in last year's Facebook hack
'Lost complete confidence in them': Nearly two new data breaches at Tusla every week
Poll: Do you use the same password for all your online accounts?
File sent to unauthorised third party in one of four alleged data breaches at Gsoc
'In-depth' government survey says 96% of people are happy with PSC process
Second investigation launched into Tusla over 'large volume' of privacy breaches
Auto-fill and GDPR were among the data protection problems of 2018
'I would have the legs cut off me': Doherty says she won't release PSC report until she's given go-ahead
Timeline: The Public Services Card saga
Laoise Neylon
Fears over publishing anonymous list of former ministers' pensions in case they were easily identifiable
Health body apologises after email addresses of 200 job applicants are incorrectly shared in email
Public consultation on children's data protection rights will begin next week
Employee seen taking breaks on CCTV used in 'Isis' graffiti investigation had rights breached, court told
Facebook says that up to 50 million of its accounts have been breached
ESB union refusing to erase ex-members data over 'contractual obligations'
'It's Catch 22': Former members frustrated as main ESB union refuses to confirm that they've left
37,000 Eir customers affected by data breach after laptop stolen
Public warned of scam call claiming that their 'internet is compromised'
Data Protection Commissioner concludes investigation into Yahoo over massive data breach
Some US news websites have been blocked by the new EU data law
Explainer: Why you've started seeing lots of 'opt-in' emails in your inbox
A patient's medical chart 'was found on top of a glass cabinet in a hospital'