A Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations report details how charities are still vulnerable to cyber crime and need to go beyond GDPR requirements to protect the data of vulnerable people.
The Internet Watch Foundation is told by global organisation INHOPE that it is setting the standard in the worldwide battle to remove online child sex abuse images and videos.
The week of international activity includes a focus on insider fraud, moving money safely and the importance of due diligence.
An international partnership of charities and regulators will use the awareness raising event to warn of the threats posed by fraudsters.
The Fundraising Regulator wants to hear from any charities that have been sent the fraudulent emails.
Charities, internet companies and media firms are among organisations people are least likely to want to share their personal data with.
Charities, industry and global partners among those ministers are talking to as part of efforts to address challenges posed by AI to online news.
Charities are urged by the Information Commissioner’s Office to ensure staff and volunteers have access to effective data protection training and that information breaches are properly reported and recorded.
The introduction of GDPR is seen as a key factor in a dramatic increase in the number of reports of data breaches to the Information Commissioners’ Office.
Charity Refuge has helped almost 1,000 people since January who have been the victim of domestic abuse involving technology.