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 […]

Get your free copy of the GDPR Handbook

With the deadline fast approaching, organisations should be well on their way to compliance. However, in a recent survey, it revealed that only 5% of organisations are fully prepared for the new data regulation, with 33% stating that they are just over half way to compliance. Organisations, particularly smaller ones may be concerned with GDPR […]

ON24 Webinar: Sheds a light on key GDPR concerns

Last week, ON24 hosted a webinar as part of their Insight50 series. The webinar discussed regulation, focusing on how marketers can comply with the new data protection regulation coming into force on Friday (25th May). The webinar was moderated by Andrew Warren Payne, ‎Director at ‎Market2Marketers. Panel members included: Zach Thornton, External Affairs Manager, DMA Abigail […]

University of Greenwich fined £120,000 by the Information Commissioner for “serious” security breach

The University of Greenwich has been fined £120,000 by the Information Commissioner following a “serious” security breach involving the personal data of nearly 20,000 people – among them students and staff. It is the first university to have been fined by the Commissioner under the existing data protection legislation (Data Protection Act 1998). The investigation […]

GDPR the CISO and a positive mind-set

For the vast majority of organisations, the GDPR process has been overseen by the legal team – no wonder when you consider the risk of non-compliance. But when it comes to implementation and on-going management, the onus will fall to a huge number of division leaders and you cannot underrate the role of the chief […]