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Health Secretary Francisco Duque III announced this week that the DOH will be heeding the advice of the National Privacy Commission and will not be sharing the Dengvaxia master list which contains the names of dengue vaccine recipients. The Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) had already requested...

The National Privacy Commission recently announced that is will be extending the deadline for submission of security incident reports from March 31 to June 30, 2018. Privacy Commissioner Raymund Liboro said that they are aiming to make a more concise version of the annual report that...

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National Privacy Commission chief Raymund Enriquez Liboro recently issued a warning to the public about a new scam called “vishing”, which is a variant of phishing that uses robocalls. Liboro said that these computer-generated calls may be using a system that guesses mobile phone numbers at...