Entries by Katrina

Third Level Student’s Personal Data At Risk.

It has been found that third level student’s personal data is at high risk of being breached. Universities and ITs have an especially high risk of data leaks due to the sheer volume of personal data the institutes must process each year. The prevention of data breaches can be a difficult issue for institutions to […]


The Importance of Power of Attorney: All Saints, Raheny.

Have you thought about your future? While writing a will may not sound like the world’s most romantic gesture, lessening the administrative burden for those left behind is absolutely, definitely, unquestionably an act of love. For the parents among us, it’s one of the most important things you can do to protect your children. Should […]

139 million Canva users affected by a data breach, are you one of them?

Users of popular graphic design company Canva have been exposed to a data breach. The cyber attack was by the same hacker responsible for the recent Zynga games attack Gnosticplayers, who earlier this year put the credentials of 620 million accounts from 16 websites up for sale. Canva is advising users to change their login […]


What to do if you are in a Road Accident

The dark nights will soon be upon us and the autumn and winter weather can make driving even more treacherous. No one ever expects to be in an accident but unfortunately, they can happen. What can you do to protect yourself safe and those who travel with you in the aftermath of an accident? There […]

Donegal Community Health & Safety Roadshow

Donegal PPN in collaboration with Ulster Bank Community Banking is running a Community Health & Safety Roadshow across Donegal as part of Social Inclusion Week. The event aims to provide members of the public, especially older citizens, with a forum in which to stay safe and well in your community. Subjects/talks include: ·        Road Safety […]

Hacker Steals Over 218 Million Zynga ‘Words with Friends’ Gamers Data

A Pakistani hacker who previously made headlines earlier this year for selling almost a billion user records stolen from nearly 45 popular online services has now claimed to have hacked the popular mobile social game company Zynga Inc. With a current market capitalization of over $5 billion, Zynga is one of the world’s most successful social game developers […]


Near FM – GDPR Interview

  Jackie Haughey from Citizen’s Information and solicitor Reza Nezam GDPR & Data Protection Law, from Gibson & Associates, will be in the studio with John discussing GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) on its one year anniversary. Listen back to the interview here:

How do you prove Medical Negligence Injury* in Ireland?

Did you know that the first 5 months of 2019, €108 million has been paid out in medical negligence in Ireland? It’s a worrying statistic. And it’s claimed to be driven by current pressures put onto medical care by staff shortages, funding, hospital overcrowding and general working conditions. Of these payouts, more than half of […]

Meet with our Property Solicitors in Ulster Bank Letterkenny 17th & 24th of Aug

Gibson & Associates joins Ulster Bank for mortgage events in Letterkenny  Letterkenny-based legal specialist Gibson & Associates Solicitors will join Ulster Bank at a series of upcoming events aimed at helping people in the area with switching mortgages or advice on buying and selling a home. The solicitors, which is one of the only solicitors […]