Tag: privacy

Privacy statements: disclosing personal information

Agencies are encouraged to review their website privacy statements against the requirements of the Web Usability Standard, and update them accordingly. In particular, they should ensure that any possible disclosures of personal information with third parties are properly addressed. Continue reading Privacy statements: disclosing personal information

The digital lifecycle

The online lifecycle presents a draft lifecycle to help agency web staff assist business units and project teams factor in the requirements of operating on the government domain to development projects, in addition to delivering the required functions and features. Continue reading The digital lifecycle

The Identity Conference: many questions, some answers

In government it can be very easy to get narrow-minded based on what we want to achieve but it’s important to get broad and open dialogue going. The Identity Conference provides the ideal platform to bring together world-leading global and local thinkers. Continue reading The Identity Conference: many questions, some answers

Choosing a web analytics provider

As a privacy regulator and watchdog, the Privacy Commissioner’s Office aims to try and be as exemplary as possible about how we handle the personal information that our website collects. Hence the dilemma we had last year when we moved to the Government’s Common Web Platform while wanting to collect information about our web traffic and at the same time maintain control over that information. Continue reading Choosing a web analytics provider

Identity Conference 2015 – Enabling Digital Identity and Privacy in a Connected World

The Identity Conference 2015 — Enabling Digital Identity and Privacy in a Connected World is coming in May 2015. Here’s a preview of what to expect. Continue reading Identity Conference 2015 – Enabling Digital Identity and Privacy in a Connected World

Upcoming combined workshop on Web Consolidation and Domain Integrity

For more chances to learn, join DIA for a combined workshop on:
• Result 10’s Web Consolidation Strategic Assessment – an overview and next steps
• Domain Integrity – how to get started on managing security and protecting users’ privacy on the web, and meeting the principles of information and data management Continue reading Upcoming combined workshop on Web Consolidation and Domain Integrity

New guidelines: Delivering quality in the government domain

The Department of Internal Affairs is developing a suite of guidelines to help agency web practitioners and managers establish a fit-for-purpose approach to managing information and services online, and make informed risk management decisions. The guidelines support Action 1.3 of the ICT Strategy and Action Plan to strengthen the integrity of government web presences. Continue reading New guidelines: Delivering quality in the government domain

Domain Integrity project

We all know the importance of creating an environment in which New Zealanders can interact safely with government online and in which their protected information can be safely and reliably handled, and that the government domain is fit for purpose. ‘Fit for purpose’ means it meets the following fundamental requirements: Its functionality and design supports users to easily complete the … Continue reading Domain Integrity project