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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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EDPS calls for swift agreement on new Regulation 0

Eleven months have passed since the Commission issued its proposal for the new Regulation governing data protection in the EU institutions and bodies. The proposal aims to align the provisions

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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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Microsoft Releases Preview of GDPR Compliance Dashboard 0

With the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation is set to go into effect in a little over six months, Microsoft’s cloud customers can start evaluating their readiness now. After

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Thought of the Day: Will DPOs get the blame if there is a data breach? 0

Being the Data Protection Officer of a company is a big responsibility. But what happens if there’s a data breach at a company – will the DPO be fired? Clearly,

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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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Cyber Risk Insurance: A View From The Prudential Regulation Authority 1

Cyber risk is increasingly prevalent in insurers’ thinking, both in considering new product lines and in assessing the risks to which they, and their insureds, are already exposed. In recent

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Thought of the day: Could the GDPR eradicate data breaches? 0

The introduction of the GDPR means that companies will need to step up their game to protect client data, to be compliant and to avoid penalties of up to €20

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Have consumers become de-sensitised to data breaches? 0

I wonder how many victims of the Yahoo hack thought about taking legal action against Yahoo. I imagine it was a very small proportion of the 3 billion account holders

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5 Ways to Get Ready for GDPR Compliance 0

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) represents possibly the most sweeping change to data protection laws in over 20 years. When it goes into effect on May 25, 2018, the

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