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, […]

How to Prepare for New Data Regulations in Europe (Perspective)

Read Laura Fischer’s perspective about the upcoming GDPR regulations in European Union on Bloomberg Law : A surprising 80 percent of international IT professionals say they know little to nothing about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to a Dell survey. And a staggering 97 percent said their organizations do not have a plan […]

Counting down to GDPR: Will your business make it?

Read Nick Ismail take a look at how companies are prepare for the upcoming GDPR regime in European Union on Information Age : Major changes to data and privacy regulation are on their way, but is your business ready? The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is designed to harmonise data protection standards across 28 […]

4 data privacy considerations for preparing for GDPR compliance

Read Mark Goldin’s article about the four data privacy considerations that companies need to take while preparing for upcoming GDPR on Info World : In the current environment of increasingly aggressive malicious actors looking to infiltrate systems for monetary gain, protecting customer data remains at the top of every major corporation’s priority list. Read his full […]

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 […]

Google Launches New Website To Help Explain Its GDPR Controls

Google this week released a new site to help its customers and partners better understand the steps the company is taking to comply with the requirements of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Read the steps Google is taking to comply with the requirements of the upcoming European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) […]

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 […]

Less than half of global executives believe GDPR compliance is relevant

Many global business decision makers are unaware of the implications of the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as well as other compliance regulations like PCI-DSS and ISO27001/2, with one in five admitting they do not know which regulations their organisation is subject to. Read about the new 2017 Risk:Value report by NTT Security which reveals […]

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, […]

British businesses are unaware new data protection laws could cost them millions in fines

Almost two-thirds of British businesses are unaware they could face fines of up to €20million with the introduction of new data protection laws, according to a survey done by YouGov for national law firm Irwin Mitchell. Read about the new survey by YouGov which reveals that nearly two-thirds of United Kingdom businesses are unaware that […]