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ICO’s Wood: GDPR grace period? No way 0

If you were hoping EU regulators are feeling generous ahead of GDPR enforcement, you’re out of luck. Information Commissioner’s Office Head of International Strategy & Intelligence Steve Wood made… This

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Russian Spies, Two Others, Indicted in Yahoo Hack 2

Two of the four individuals indicted for hacking Yahoo in 2014, exposing 500 million user accounts, work for a Russian intelligence service unit that the FBI collaborates with on international

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GDPR: Confusion reigns as experts disagree as to whether it’s already in force 0

Could you be fined in May 2018 for a breach now, if the GDPR is already in force in the UK? Some experts say yes According to at least one

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Garante issues highest EU sanction on record 0

At the top of the latest news on data protection there is a wide-ranging sanctioning initiative of the Italian data protection authority. The Garante, Italy’s data protection authority, has issued

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A New Approach to Endpoint Security Software Testing 0

Security product testers have architectured their test suites to adhere to the technologies of the past 10 years. However, as endpoint security and the threat landscape continue to evolve, so

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Funding Request to Prepare for GDPR 0

More funds for ICO could help UK companies With less than eighteen months to go until the EU General Data Protection Regulation comes into effect, there is a general feeling

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Privacy Cartoon: Privacy Budget vs. Security Budget 0

My cartoon depicts the discrepancy in the security and privacy budgets at many organizations. Of course, the cartoon is an exaggeration. In an IAPP survey of Chief Privacy Officers at

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GDPR Impact on Banks 0

New requirements will affect current standard processes The General Data Protection Regulation, coming into effect in 2018, will require many organisations to amend their current processes in order… This contect

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Preparing for the GDPR 0

Getting ready for May 2018 The General Data Protection Regulation will be coming into force in May next year. It applies globally to all companies that provide services to any

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News Round Up: New York Cybersecurity Regulation 0

New rules for banking and insurance sectors A new cybersecurity regulation came into effect on 1st of March in New York. The requirements aim to address the threat of hacking

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