Protect sensitive data in Microsoft Teams with Microsoft DLP (sponsored)

Join Dan Cousineau, UK Compliance Product Marketing Manager, and Ahmed Youseph, Compliance Technical Specialist, for a brief overview of Microsoft Data Loss Prevention followed by a short demo of a working policy for UK Financial data specifically in Team. Protect sensitive data in Microsoft Teams with Microsoft DLP from Data Protection World Forum on Vimeo.       […]

Business Focus: the latest PrivSec fundraising deals

A roundup of the latest fundraising deals and business news from the privacy, data protection and security sectors. 9th November: ReSec Technologies, an Israeli start-up focusing on malware threat prevention and cyber security, announced it has raised $4 million in funding for a series A round. It’s led by QBN Capital with participation from HDI […]

Tim Berners-Lee launches enterprise-friendly decentralised web platform in move to ‘restore power on the web’

Tim Berners-Lee has launched an enterprise-friendly decentralised web platform using the open-source technology, Solid, to “restore power” on the web. On November 9, founding father of the World Wide Web, Berners-Lee – in collaboration with John Bruce – launched Enterprise Solid Server, the enterprise-friendly infrastructure that supports the company’s decentralised web platform, Inrupt.  Since 2018, […]

3 questions every CIO should ask about data storage security (sponsored)

State of Business Today In this article, Amit Rawlani of Cloudian takes a look at an organization’s security considerations, specifically from a CIO’s perspective. Here are three questions every CIO should ask about data storage security. Question #1: How are we protecting data-in-flight and data-at-rest? Data breaches are costly How costly? The average cost of a data […]

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 […]