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GDPR taken more seriously after first fines 0

Security professionals believe the first big fines under the General Data Protection Regulation will get organisations to take the new rules more seriously, but will not necessarily change policies or

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First fines for GDPR breaches in Romania Failures to implement technical and organisational measures 0

In July, the Romanian Data Protection Authority (the ANSPDCP) announced the application of the first fines for the breach of the Regulation (EU) no. 2016/679 on the protection of natural

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French Regulator Says “Oui” to GDPR Fines for Under-Protected and Over-Retained Data 0

CNIL, the French data privacy regulator, issued a 400,000 euro ($448,358) fine against a company for GDPR violations stemming from sensitive information collected on its website. Investigating a complaint, the CNIL discovered that the

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List of mandatory documents required by the GDPR 0

The documentation of processing activities is a new legal requirement under the EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). Documenting your processing activities can also support good data governance, and help you

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The Greek Data Protection Authority issues a GDPR fine 0

The Greek Data Protection Authority issued a fine of € 150,000 against a major consulting company under the GDPR for unlawful processing of the personal data of its employees. The

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GDPR Basics: What you Need to Know to Ensure Compliance 0

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has had an enormous impact on multinational companies that do business in the EU. In the time since the law took effect in May

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EU Commission: GDPR shows results, back work needs to continue 0

The European Commission has published a report looking at the impact of EU data protection rules and how implementation can be improved. The report concluded that most Member states have

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GDPR and Brexit 0

The introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) in May 2018 altered the way companies in the UK and EU collect, process, and store personal data. The following highlights

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European Commission report on the GDPR: more work needed 0

The European Commission has published a report on the impact of the GDPR after a year in force and how implementation can be improved The European Commission has published a

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GDPR General 0

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was created in December 2015 and designed to ensure the right of EU citizens to basic data protection standards. It will become enforceable on May 25th,

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