OneTrust emerges as strategic leader in the global privacy management market

OneTrust, a privacy management and marketing compliance software company, is a strategic leader in the global privacy management market, finds a report. The report, from Ovum, an analyst and research firm, said that global privacy management requires a vast coordination of people, processes, and technology. It said that “OneTrust has emerged as a strategic player […]

A magazine for a new era in data protection

Data Protection Magazine has been launched, to provide readers with the latest news, comment and insight in data protection and privacy. The first edition was released just a few days before the implementation of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into effect on 25th May. The magazine offers the business generalist rather […]

Cost of application breaches hits £5.89m amongst UK businesses

New research has found the average cost for app denial of service attacks has risen to £5.89m per incident amongst UK businesses. Findings from the recent 2018 Application Protection Report reveal businesses across the globe are struggling to protect rapidly expanding application environments, with over a third (38%) of IT and security practitioners admitting they […]

The Digital Privacy Act: 5 FAQs about the new mandatory data breach response obligations effective November 1, 2018

As of November 1, 2018, organisations in Canada subject to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) will face strict and onerous new privacy breach response requirements with respect to any data security safeguard breach. Under the Digital Privacy Act, every organisation that collects, uses and discloses personal information in the course of commercial activity in Canada […]

Whitepaper: In-depth guide to GDPR

The GDPR has two high-level objectives: Harmonise the previously fragmented legacy legislation among EU member states, and address public perceptions that doing business on the internet is inherently risky. Protiviti’s whitepaper on understanding GDPR provides readers with an in-depth look at the regulation and answers many questions that are often unclear for businesses. Topics include […]

Is Google riding for a GDPR fall?

It has already been fined by the EU once this year. Now an investigation by Associated Press has found that Google tracks our location and stores it, even when we think we have disabled the tracking function. Eric Schmidt, the Google chair once said: “You have to fight for your privacy or lose it.” Well, […]