GDPR STATEMENT



GDPR STATEMENT

On 25th May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force, building upon previous Data Protection standards.

IceStar Media Ltd. has always regarded data security as hugely important and the company complies with current applicable data protection regulations. The company is committed to GDPR compliance across relevant services when GDPR takes effect. 

Our current Privacy Policy has been updated to include the requirements of GDPR.

All of our servers are hosted here in the UK.

Our ongoing GDPR compliance efforts include:

Assessment

IceStar Media ltd are reviewing where and how we collect, use, store and dispose of personal data and updating policies, standards, governance and documentation as needed. 

Contractural Commitments

IceStar Media Ltd. is reviewing our contractual commitments and updating as needed in order to directly address the requirements of GDPR.

Employee Awareness and Responsibility

All employees are aware of the scope and requirements of GDPR with regard to data protection, security and privacy. All staff and Data Centres are based in the UK.

Cyber Essentials Certified

We take data and cybersecurity very seriously and are pleased to announce that we are Cyber Essentials certified and have our Certificate of Assurance. Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed, industry-supported scheme to help organisations protect themselves against common online threats.

To become compliant cybersecurity experts carried out vulnerability tests to make sure that both our internal IT systems/backups and infrastructure and our client’s websites and data that are hosted on our servers are protected against basic hacking and phishing attacks.

From 1 October 2014, Government requires all suppliers bidding for contracts involving the handling of certain sensitive and personal information to be certified against the Cyber Essentials scheme.

Cyber Essentials Certificate