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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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Expert’s Thoughts – Mr Millennial: On the subject of data breaches 0

Hey all, so I am writing this week to start a bit of a conversation and I would love comments, grief, love in response to this. Right… onto the subject

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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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The Yahoo hack just got worse. Can companies really prevent hacking or identify breaches? 0

Yahoo had estimated that approximately 1 billion Yahoo users had been affected by a hack in August 2013. It now seems that all 3 billion user accounts at the time

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A 9-Step Guide For GDPR Compliance 0

In May 2018, the General Data Privacy Regulation will take effect, significantly altering the way organisations handle and store data. At 200 pages and 99 articles, the comprehensive regulation is

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Where will regulators focus first? 0

Will regulators wait for companies to ‘confess’ their data breaches? Or will they actively seek out companies that are not compliant? I’m sure no company wants to be the first

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Should the GDPR expect companies to know if they’ve had a data breach? 0

There have been a number of big data breaches in recent years, including Yahoo, TalkTalk and, most recently, Equifax. In each of these cases, it seems the companies were not

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What kind of penalty would Equifax have faced under the GDPR? 0

Following a massive data breach at US company Equifax, it is estimated that the personal details of up to 44 million Britons may have been stolen. Equifax is a US

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Online Privacy Makes A GDPR Comeback 0

Next year, 25 May looks like being a significant date. That’s because it’s the day that the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) comes into force. Not enough companies

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