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10 Things About The Network and Information Security Directive (NIS) 2

Have you heard about the European Union’s Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive, which is scheduled to enter into member state law in 2018? Maybe not. Both the world’s attention

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Privacy regulator warns MPs over shared passwords 0

The UK’s data privacy regulator has cautioned MPs about sharing work computer passwords. It follows tweets by three Conservative Party MPs over the weekend claiming that they had provided their

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MP Nadine Dorries defends ‘shared password’ tweet 0

A Conservative MP has defended her cyber-security arrangements after revealing she shares her login passwords with all her staff. Nadine Dorries said this included “interns on exchange programmes”, triggering a

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Startups Are Changing The Future Of Cybersecurity 0

From a web-encrypting router to an automated platform helping to protect against data incidents in businesses, the startups helping to shape the future of cybersecurity pitched their ideas on the

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The New GDPR Rules Focus On Consumer Protection 0

It’s very clear that the new GPPR rules put consumers in the driver seat whilst the businesses responsible for handling customer data has to comply with the regulations. Businesses that

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How can organisations handle a GDPR Subject Access Request? 0

Article 15 of GDPR outlines what a Subject Access Request (SAR)is and how business needs to react and how to comply with them. If your organisation is collecting data on

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GDPR – Know The Seven Key Principles 0

When it comes to expectations around the necessity for securing and protecting customer data, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is very clear. What isn’t quite as clear is

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Cybersecurity Training Isn’t The Complete Solution 0

Cyber security training firms continue to stress the importance of educating employees in order to minimise the risk of cyber threats. ‘Staff’, they argue, ‘are both your company’s greatest asset

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Cash Converters reveals customer data breach 0

High Street pawnbroker Cash Converters has warned customers about a data breach on its website. The company said customer usernames, passwords and addresses had potentially been accessed by a third

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Businesses Get Better At Detecting Insider Threats 0

The cyber security threat to companies from their own employees is on the rise, according to new research. Data security company Clearswift surveyed 600 senior business decision makers and 1,200

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