How do you create a GDPR culture?

Read Romy Hughes’ article about how companies can prepare for a GDPR culture on IT Pro Portal : So, you’ve read all the “Top 10 tips for GDPR” articles you can get your hands on, and you’ve invested in the latest GDPR-compliant tech, but how do you ensure your people don’t simply work around it and […]

GDPR and Reputation Loss Bother Businesses

Businesses are not seeing the requirements of GDPR as serious, and continue to be confused by what is required. According to the survey of 1,350 business decision makers, the Risk:Value report from NTT Security found that 39% of European respondents identified GDPR as a business risk, while 33% identified ISO 27001/2 as a compliance regulation to […]

Europol: the response to unprecedented cyber-attacks “not good enough”

The global scale, impact and rate of spread of cyber-attacks over the past year is unprecedented reports Europol’s 2017 Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA). “The global impact of huge cyber-security events such as the WannaCry ransomware epidemic has taken the threat from cyber-crime to another level. Read about the new Europol’s 2017 Internet Organised Crime Threat […]

Data-hucksters beware – online privacy is making a comeback

Read John Naughton analyse the upcoming GDPR data protection regime coming up in European Union on Guardian : Next year, 25 May looks like being a significant date. That’s because it’s the day that the European Union’s general data protection regulation (GDPR) comes into force. This may not seem like a big deal to you, […]

Key priorities to prepare for EU GDPR

Read Bart Willemsen list how companies can prepare for the upcoming European Union GDPR regime on IT Pro Portal : The EU’s GDPR has attracted a lot of attention recently, because so many organisations will be subject to the regulation. Coming into effect on the 25th of May 2018, GDPR is intended to protect the […]

Deadline looms for companies to comply with EU Data Protection Regulation

Read Larry Anderson’s article about how the upcoming GDPR data breach notification regime will impact businesses on Source Security : The European Union has spelled out specific requirements and safeguards for handling and protecting personal data. In the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the EU makes clear exactly what is expected of those who control […]

GDPR: Five myths you will encounter on your compliance journey

Read Jimmy Desai clear five myths regarding the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into effect from 1.5.2018 in European Union on Computer Weekly : The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018. For the information commissioner, GDPR creates an onus on companies to understand the risks they create for others, […]

How Europe Is Grappling With Increased Cybersecurity Threats

European cybersecurity experts have been meeting in Brussels to discuss ways to combat recent attacks, including Tuesday’s malware infection of thousands of business computers. Read the transcript of the meeting held in Brussels where European cyber security experts discuss the increased cyber security threats on NPR.

GDPR regulations could cost banks over €4.7bn in fines in first three years

A report from business management consultants Consult Hyperion has predicted that European FIs could face fines of up to €4.7bn ($5.2bn) in the first three years as financial services begin to adapt to the new regulations. Read how to upcoming GDPR data breach notification regime in European Union can cause banks over €4.7bn in fines […]

Report predicts banks to get €4.7bn fines in first 3 years under GDPR

A new report is “conservatively” forecasting that European finance organisations are about to shell out  €4.7 billion in first three years after the GDPR comes into power thanks to data breaches which they don’t currently have to declare. Read about the new report by AllClear ID which reveals that financial institutions may face €4.7bn fines in first […]