ICO warns companies about the costly consequences of making nuisance calls 0

Companies carrying out direct marketing have been reminded that properly screening numbers against the Telephone Preference Service (TPS) register is much cheaper than a fine for making nuisance calls. Source:

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Can breaches through hacking really be prevented? 0

‘Hackers vs cybersecurity’ is like an evolutionary arms race between cats and mice. As the mice become faster and better at evading the enemy, the cats get better at hacking.

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Cyprus: Guidelines standardise data retention period for credit institutions 0

The Office of the Commissioner for Personal Data Protection (‘the Commissioner’) published, on 8 August 2017, guidelines No. 1/2017 for licensed credit institutions operating in Cyprus on the retention period

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Information Commissioner sets the record straight on consent 0

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has launched a series of blogs to set the facts straight about the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This week Denham covered the myths around

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North London council fined after parking ticket system flaw leaves personal information at risk 0

Islington Council failed to keep up to 89,000 people’s information secure on its parking ticket system website.   Source: ICO.org.uk

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Are companies being set up to breach the GDPR? 0

It’s unlikely that 100% of all companies affected by the General Data Protection Regulation will be fully prepared for the legal requirements by May 2018. Although many larger companies may

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Consent is not the 'silver bullet' for GDPR compliance 0

In the second of a series of blogs, the Information Commissioner separates fact from fiction regarding GDPR and consent. Source: ICO.org.uk

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Can RegTech keep up with FinTech and Data Protection requirements? 0

FinTech refers to ‘Financial Technology’ that has been growing over the previous decades. In the past, people had to go to the bank to take out cash or make a

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SOLA Consulting GDPR Readiness Assessment Infographic 1

Comprehensive & invaluable insight into your organisation’s current GDPR compliance status. Our GDPR Readiness Assessment is a crucial first step on your journey to GDPR compliance. This assessment will give

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SOLA Infographic: What is GDPR? 1

GDPR comes into force on 25th May 2018. From the post room to the board room, the regulation will have an impact on every vital part of your organisation; your

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