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FREE 1-on-1 with our GDPR Expert 0

GDPR Associates will provide a limited set of FREE OF CHARGE conference calls with one of our GDPR Experts. This will provide you the opportunity to have a dialogue on your specific GDPR related issues and queries and to ask

Pushfor: The rapid spread of the Wannacry Virus 0

If the NHS admitted a patient suspected with a highly contagious virus then the patient is immediately fitted with a mask and put into quarantine.  The patient is not wheeled around from ward to ward to infect as many other

Events: GDPR On Tour – The Clinic 0

GEMALTO: GDPR On Tour. The Clinic. Our GDPR clinic is touring the country, providing practical advice that will get you prepared for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Meet Gemalto across the UK and our experts in Identity, Encryption and

BIG MISTAKE: 1 in 4 UK businesses have CANCELLED preparations for GDPR 11

Study finds a quarter of UK businesses are no longer preparing for GDPR as they mistakenly believe they won’t have to comply because of Brexit ‘For so many businesses to be cancelling preparations is a big concern because this regulation

Britain’s Home Secretary Enters the Encryption Debate 0

An analysis of British Home Secretary Amber Rudd’s call, in response to last week’s terrorist attack in London, for law enforcement and intelligence services to gain access to encrypted communications services, such as WhatsApp, leads the latest edition of the

Apple denies hackers holding millions of iPhones, iCloud accounts ransom 8

Apple reassures customers that none of its systems have been breached, dismissing hackers’ claims that millions of iPhones and iCloud accounts are at risk of being wiped. Apple says none of its systems have been breached and denies that hackers

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 cybercrime investigations. The Justice Department announced March 15 the indictments

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 the five highest sanctions in its history, in fact, the

Experts Pick: Cyber threats are evolving and so must your defences 0

Digital transformation is not a new subject. Technology driven evolution of business to develop more efficient ways of interacting with customers and produce products is fuelling business change. As o… This contect is protected for subscribers only. Please log in

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Most ICO Data Breach Reports Late And Incomplete Prior To GDPR 0

It found that businesses routinely delayed data breach disclosure and failed to provide important details to the ICO in the year prior to the GDPR’s enactment. On average, businesses waited three weeks after discovery to report a breach to the

GDPR and CCPA Are Businesses Biggest Risks 0

Gartner’s latest Emerging Risks Monitor Report shows concerns around privacy regulations were consistently spread across the globe, denoting the increasingly numerous and geographically specific regulations that companies must now comply with. “With the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) now in

France: French Data Protection Authority Fines Google For Breach Of General Data Protection Regulation 0

On 21 January 2019, the French Data Protection Authority (Commission Nationale Informatique et Liberté – “CNIL”) imposed a fine of € 50 million on Google for infringing the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (the “GDPR”). As the operator of the

ICO fines funeral plan firm and asks public to help elderly relatives to report nuisance calls 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) wants people to support their elderly relatives or neighbours if they are receiving nuisance marketing calls. Source: ico.org.uk

Three GDPR questions you should ask your UC supplier 0

There are a number of vital questions customers can raise to better understand their provider’s GDPR status. From interactive whiteboards to smart documents, the workplace is more connected than ever before, and businesses continue introducing a host of new technologies

GDPR and cybersecurity 0

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been in force for almost a year. It has presented organisations with numerous and onerous obligations intended to enhance their accountability and protect personal data. The GDPR also provides data subjects with

Ingenious imitation, fake GDPR notices, phishing found in 120 million malicious emails targeting business 0

Spam and phishing techniques are still heavily used by cybercriminals to attack businesses, according to Kaspersky Lab’s Spam and phishing in 2018 report. The report reveals cybercriminals tried to use more tricks to reach businesses in 2018; with 120 million

GDPR: a tecnici e installatori non resta che formarsi 0

Il Regolamento europeo parla chiaro. Il prossimo appuntamento per correre ai ripari è il 9 maggio a Secsolutionforum 2019 Il Regolamento della privacy europeo 2016/679 (GDPR) in vigore dal 25 maggio 2018 prescrive nuove norme più restrittive per il trattamento

Giovanni Buttarelli on state of GDPR adoption: ‘Even ticking a box does not necessarily mean consent is freely given’ 0

It’s been a year since the roll-out of the General Data Protection Regulation, yet big questions still linger around what the right consent strategy looks like, if legitimate interest is enough to cover a business and whether more fines are

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