Marketers Are Not Yet Ready For GDPR: Experian Study

Email marketers have been told many that they must comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) if they’re doing business in Europe. But they’re not listening, according to a new survey from Experian and the Ponemon Institute. Read about the new study by Experian and the Ponemon Institute which reveals that only 24% say their firms […]

UK businesses at risk of huge fines by not complying with GDPR

Read why Owen Gough says that United Kingdom businesses run a risk of huge fines for non compliance with the upcoming GDPR regime on Small Business : Hundreds of thousands of UK businesses will be potentially at risk of huge fines (up to 4 per cent of a firm’s global annual turnover) by not complying […]

How Physical Access Systems Will Be Affected by GDPR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is marks the biggest change to European data protection law in a generation. With GDPR  set to go into effect on 25 May 2018, security professionals must have a plan for all data stored on physical access systems. IFSEC Global provides insights for GDPR planning here. For firms in […]

3 Ways to Prepare Your Business for GDPR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation by which the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union, and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the EU and is scheduled to take effect in less than a year, on 25 May 2018. The UK’s Business Matters magazine recommends establishing how your organization deals […]

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 […]

Keep Calm and Comply: One Year and Counting Until GDPR

With the May 2018 deadline fast approaching for Europe’s new data protection laws, Phil Muncaster outlines practical tips from the experts on how to get in shape ahead of the big date Read  Phil Muncaster’s article about why companies should comply with GDPR before it comes into effect on Infosec Magazine.

Embracing the GDPR as a Catalyst for Innovation

Read why Andrea Rossi says that GDPR is a catalyst for organisations to innovate on Security Intelligence : The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is designed to govern how organizations manage the personal information of European Union (EU) citizens. Any company that conducts business in Europe or stores data belonging to EU citizens is impacted, […]

How to find the silver lining in the EU’s looming General Data Protection Regulation penalties

Read Paul Gillin explain how companies can find a silver lining in the upcoming GDPR regime in European Union on Silicon Angle : With less than a year remaining until the European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation kicks in, the level of hyperventilation in the business world has reached epic proportions. Read his full […]

UK data breach fines double to £3.2m as GDPR looms on the horizon

Thirty-five fines totalling £3,245,500 were handed out for breaches of UK data protection law – nearly double the total in 2015. In what should be of real concern to those companies still unprepared for the impending GDPR, there was a staggering 155% increase in the number of data protection enforcement actions issued in 2016. Read more […]