New data protection solution for ransomware attacks powered by Cohesity in collaboration with Pure Storage

Pure FlashRecover provides the first all-flash-to-flash recovery and reuse of data capabilities to organisations in need of installing ransomware protection. The solution is jointly-engineered by Pure Storage and Cohesity by combining Cohesity DataProtect software with Pure Storage’s FlashBlade platform to provide benefits such as: 3x faster recovery and restoration for large-scale attacks Reduction in vendors […]

Reporting to the Board: Making the Case for Data Privacy Investment

One of the joys and frustrations of working in data protection and privacy is the way the GDPR uses language. Controllers and processors must provide the ‘necessary’ resources and implement ‘appropriate’ organisational and technical measures. Words like that can seem unhelpfully subjective, so it’s important that Privacy Teams have the skills to explain what is ‘necessary’ and ‘appropriate’ – […]

#Privacy: Financial services organisations are not prioritising compliance in their modernisation efforts

The 2020 Mainframe Modernisation Business Barometer Report reveals just 6% say it’s essential to modernise legacy systems to meet current regulatory and legislative demands According to new global research from Advanced, just 20% of financial services organisations cite an inability to meet compliance and regulatory demands as their top reason for modernising mainframe based legacy […]

EasyJet Cyber Attack: Nine million customers details accessed by hackers

Budget airline, EasyJet targeted by cyber criminal in sophisticated cyber attack. Hackers have accessed the personal details of nine million easyJet customers. According to Sky News, email addresses and travel details of nine million people were exposed along with the credit card details of just over 2,200 customers. The airline said it will contact everybody […]

Over three-quarters of global consumers believe they should own their ‘digital selves’, new research from Truata reveals

Over three-quarters of global consumers (77%) believe that data held digitally about them should be their own property – not a company’s asset. This is according to the Global Consumer State of Mind Report, produced by Truata, the privacy-enhanced data analytics solutions provider. The annual report is carried out as a benchmark to track consumer […]