Joint letter: What’s the NHS-BigTech COVID-19 datastore?

Big Brother Watch Team / May 18, 2020

What’s the NHS-BigTech COVID-19 datastore? Where are the contracts?

With a coalition of digital rights advocates, we’re urging the NHS to answer questions about its new COVID-19 datastore built with companies like Palantir, Faculty, Amazon + Microsoft.

You can read the letter here.


The Register — Open letter from digital rights groups to UK health secretary questions big tech’s role in NHS COVID-19 data store
Computer Weekly — Privacy advocates demand clarity over Covid-19 datastore
InfoSecurity Mag — NHS Contact Tracing App Security Issues Detailed