Tag: GDPR

General Data Protection Regulation

GDPR: Where are we now?

By now, the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is in full effect. Users see its impact each time a website asks for permission to collect cookies and in each notification email about updated privacy policies. Companies are being inundated …

Redscan warns of GDPR phishing scams

  Cyber criminals are using fake GDPR-related privacy notices to trick recipients into disclosing personal data and spread malware, a security firm warns UK-based threat detection and response firm Redscan has warned of email phishing attacks, in which hackers are spreading fake email communications …

One month to GDPR compliance deadline

With one month to go before the deadline for compliance with EU’s General Data Protection Regulation, organisations should ensure they are able to meet minimum requirements to defend against adverse scrutiny  Organisations should ensure that they have identified the scenarios …

3 ways to make the most of GDPR

The announcement of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) in 2016 has flooded the news cycle with concerns over what requirements entail and how companies should prepare themselves. GDPR will necessitate a significant effort, and businesses are understandably …

GDPR: What US Healthcare Entities Need to Know

Under what circumstances must a U.S. healthcare provider comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which will be enforced beginning in May? In an in-depth interview, regulatory attorney Stephen Wu explains the conditions under which compliance is required. …

The countdown for GDPR and the cloud

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be enforced in a matter of months. Many see the regulation as a victory for personal data rights because it gives individuals the right to ask businesses for detailed information about how …

Use GDPR to future-proof business models

Businesses should look beyond compliance with new data regulations to ensure that their business processes and models are in line with future requirements, advises a privacy innovation expert Collaboration across business units is vital to compliance with the European Union’s …

Go beyond GDPR for a competitive edge

By exceeding the bare minimum requirements set by privacy regulations, businesses can win customers by offering greater assurances, says a business adviser Companies should use a risk-based approach to privacy to go beyond regulations such as the EU’s General Data Protection …