CCTVs and PDPA

It is now revealed that closed circuit television (CCTV) footage is covered under the Malaysian Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA). If this is true, then we are in a very grey area when it comes to social media. If all footage handled by security both private and government is considered CCTV footage, then the videos … Continue reading CCTVs and PDPA

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Is our private data really private?

In the middle of last month, I received a phone call from a so-called "Institut Minda Selangor", which was doing a poll to gauge support for Selangor's Pakatan Rakyat/Harapan state government. Now, one would think there would be no problem with just answering a few questions and submitting to a poll, but this is different. … Continue reading Is our private data really private?