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Respond to an NHS cyber alert (formerly CareCERT collect): GDPR information
Why and how we process your data within CareCERT collect, and your rights.
|How we use the information (processing activities)||
Provision of cyber and data security services to the health and care system. Data collection of internet protocol (IP) data to carry out non-intrusive vulnerability scanning, user details to contact them about the output of IP scanning or other cyber matters, senior information risk owner (SIRO) details to provide a escalation point when required, and intelligence on alerts to focus our limited resources on sites needing our support during a cyber incident. Data collected also helps us determine the scope of a cyber incident when it occurs.
|Does this contain sensitive (special category) data such as health information?||No|
|Who are recipients of this data?||
|Is data transferred outside the UK?||No|
|How long the data is kept||20 years after no longer required|
|Our lawful basis for holding this data||Public task|
|How can you withdraw your consent?||
Consent not the basis for processing
|Is the data subject to decisions made solely by computers? (automated decision making)||No|
|Where does this data come from?||Networking device|
|The legal basis for collecting this data||
Public task and Health and Social Care Act (2012) – Schedule 18, part 10 (1)