Data Protection Act and the new EU directive

In order to be awarded CPD units you must answer the following five random questions correctly. If you fail the test, please re-read the article before attempting the questions again.

  1. How many principles are there in the current Data Protection Act?

  2. The regulator for data protection in the UK is?

  3. Encryption is a means of ensuring data can only be:

  4. What value can the ICO currently issue fines for a serious DPA breach?

  5. Which of the following elements of the DPA are likely to be introduced in the revised EU GDPR?

  6. Principle seven refers to:

  7. How many hours have been suggested for reporting a data breach to the regulator

  8. The GDPR suggests a SAR will have to be dealt with within:

  9. Which of the following is considered a primary cause for the loss of personal data?

  10. What was the average loss of a data breach in 2015?