Before Datonomy readers   head off for their well-earned summer holidays, here’s a quick round up of “end of term" UK and EU regulatory activity. The weekly cyber update will also be taking a break during the rest of August, but will return - with batteries re-charged  - in the Autumn to continue monitoring regulatory developments in the fields of data and cyber security. EU POLICY AND REGULATION
  • Network and Information Security Directive: Another glimmer of progress in the long-running saga of the NISD, and in particular the still unresolved question of the extent to which online platforms will be caught by the new breach reporting requirements. Following the recent sighting of a Council document on the scope of “essential services” (reported last week), on 31 July another potentially very significant new document was listed on the Consilium website. Entitled “Proposed approach to digital service platforms”, this promising-sounding document is, at the time … Continue Reading ››