The Data Protection Act - Security
The Data Protection Act places clear demands upon those holding personal data in terms of the security that must be applied to protect it.
It is necessary to apply a wide range of security measures to meet these, perhaps utilising various solutions.
The start point for security is often to implement an information security policy. If you have not already got one, a pre-written Data Protection Act compliant policy can be obtained from Computer Security Policies Content and Delivery.