Data protection & compliance: Q&A with Darron Gibbard, Chief Technical Security Officer for Northern EMEA at Qualys

Ahead of his talk at Data Protection World Forum, Qualys Chief Technical Security Officer for Northern EMEA, Darron Gibbard sat down with GDPR:Report to discuss the new challenges in data, compliance and security landscape. What are the big issues in data protection today? I think data protection is a big term, so it’s important to […]

Yahoo hit with $50m fine for data breach

After two years of legal wrangles, Yahoo will foot a 50USD bill in damages to victims of the biggest data breach in history, Tech Crunch reports. The internet search giant will also give free credit-monitoring services for two years to the 200 million individuals and three billion user accounts worldwide that were impacted by the […]

45% of employees have accidentally shared key information in emails to unintended recipients

New research has shown that 45% of employees have mistakenly shared emails containing key data with unintended recipients, including personal information (15%), bank details (9%), attachments (13%) and other confidential text (8%). The research by data security company, Clearswift, surveyed 600 senior business decision makers and 1,200 employees across the UK, US, Germany and Australia. The […]