Acquisition of Garlik Limited

23 December 2011 – Experian, the global information services company, announces that it has acquired Garlik Limited, a provider of web monitoring services based in the United Kingdom. Founded in 2005, Garlik helps consumers to protect themselves from the risks … Continue reading

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Don’t Lose Everything When You Lose Your Smartphone

DON’T LOSE EVERYTHING WHEN YOU LOSE YOUR SMARTPHONE Owners admit to digital security lapses Four in ten lost and stolen mobile computing devices are not password protected Thieves increasingly target computers and mobile phone devices Research released today by Churchill … Continue reading

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NHS is in breach of their Privacy Policy

In Garlik’s view the NHS is in breach of its stated Privacy Policy as data is shared with Facebook from pages that don’t display the Facebook “Like” button. Over the last week both the NHS and Facebook have gone out … Continue reading

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NHS.uk allowing Google, Facebook, and others to track you

Yesterday, Mischa Tuffield, of Garlik, highlighted an important issue about how the NHS is allowing Google and Facebook amongst others, to track the behaviour of individuals on the NHS Choices website. http://mmt.me.uk/blog/2010/11/21/nhs-and-tracking/ The story has quickly spread and was picked … Continue reading

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