GDPR:Report Weekly Rundown

Every week, GDPR:Report presents the top 5 headlines from the week’s news and upcoming events in the data protection industry. This week, Facebook continues to dominate the headlines and the UK Government admits another data breach. The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) has warned social media giants that they must enforce tougher controls in order to […]

GDPR:Report Weekly Rundown

Every week, GDPR:Report presents the top 5 headlines from the week’s news and upcoming events in the data protection industry. This week, the UK Government admits a data breach and the ICO announces the winner of the Data Protection Officer excellence award.   A study, led by the Ponemon Institute, surveyed cyber specialists in the […]

BSI urges businesses to achieve information resilience as cyber risk heightens

In today’s quickly evolving cyber landscape, organisations must achieve a state of information resilience* in order to safeguard not only their data but also their people, their finances and their reputation. That was the overriding message at the inaugural BSI International Cyber Resilience Exchange, which took place yesterday (26 March) at The Convention Centre, Dublin. […]

79% of European Organisations Would Like to Know Who is Behind a Cyberattack Which Affected Them

A recent survey shows a visible gap between the preventative measures IT decision-makers from European organisations say their organisation take, and the actual measures. While 83% agree they do take precautions to help prevent cyberattacks, only 41% provide security training to all employees and only 53% think their organisation has robust security policies in place. […]

Commvault webinar: Building a strategy for GDPR compliance

Data Protection World Forum in partnership with data management specialists, Commvault, present “Building a strategy for GDPR compliance” webinar. Designed for business leaders seeking advice and guidance on compliance with the latest data privacy legislation, this exclusive broadcast presents Ian West (EVP & COO at GDPR Associates) in discussion with Nigel Tozer (Privacy Team at […]

Tokenex: GDPR and the Future of Privacy

In 2018, the information security industry received a new standard for privacy: the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Since its implementation on May 25, the law has revolutionised the way companies around the globe handle and store personal data, forcing entities to re-evaluate their methods for securing sensitive information and pushing security, IT […]