The Supreme Court last week heard the supermarket chain Morrisons argue that it should not be held vicariously liable for its then in-house senior internal auditor publishing the personal data of almost 100,000 employees deliberately and without authorisation.

In seeking to overturn the judgment of the Court of Appeal that it is vicariously liable, Morrisons

Cybercrime has been an ever-present threat facing businesses over the past two decades. However, the profile of such threats has been significantly heightened in recent months, since the May 2017 “WannaCry” ransomware attack and June 2017 “NotPetya” cyber attack. The serious implications of these attacks have put a renewed spotlight on the issue of cyber