Are You Prepared For GDPR? 0

In today’s borderless digital world, data protection enters a new era with the ushering in of the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation. But how will media companies in the

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GDPR, China and data sovereignty are ultimately wins for Amazon and Google 0

The Great Privacy Policy Email Deluge of 2018 may have finally petered out, but we are just starting to build an understanding of who the winners and losers will be

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Why security and privacy by design are not a backlog item 0

Secure coding, security and privacy by design and default have never been part of the software development industry in any mainstream way. You only have to look at the OWASP

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Businesses warned over GDPR privacy policies 0

Some updated privacy policies many businesses have recently sent to customers may not be compliant with new EU data protection laws, a watchdog has warned. Many companies have issued new

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GDPR Sharpens Search Marketers’ Focus On Cross-Device Tracking, EU Site Visitors 0

Google began working on the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance more than 18 months ago. “It’s really important, and we care about getting it right,” Sundar Pichai,

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Thought of the Day: The end of online passwords? 0

WebAuthn, short for Web Authentication, is a new web standard that is expected to end the use of passwords. Instead of having to remember lengthy and complex passwords, users will

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Thought of the Day: Are we ready for the GDPR? 0

The enforcement date for the General Data Protection Regulation is looming ever closer. With all the build up and planning, is everyone ready? According to one government survey (released January

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The GDPR and Switzerland: 10 Myths and Misconceptions 0

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply from May 25, 2018. The more stringent requirements for the handling of personal data will also apply to data processing by

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Thought of the Day: How much could Facebook be fined? 1

With Facebook’s privacy practices being investigated, it’s a good time to ask how much the company could potentially be fined. According to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Facebook will

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EU warns US on data control flaws 0

The European Commission has warned America that its data controls should be significantly strengthened. Vera Jourova, the EU’s Justice Commissioner, said present rules in America were “weaker” than in the

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