OneTrust DataGuidance: Comparing privacy laws: GDPR v. CCPA

The General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) (‘GDPR’) and the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (‘CCPA’) (SB-1121 as amended at the time of this publication) both aim to guarantee strong protection for individuals regarding their personal data and apply to businesses that collect, use, or share consumer data, whether the information was obtained […]

Egress: Insider Data Breach Survey 2019

Over the last five years, headline-grabbing incidents have demonstrated the potential implications of a data breach – from damaged business reputation, to loss of revenue and even company devaluation. According to the 2018 Cost of a Data Breach survey conducted by the Ponemon Institute, the typical data breach now costs a company $3.86M, up 6.4% […]

SAI Global: A Tale Of Vendor Risk

Did you ever expect to wear so many hats? DPO, Technical analyst and IT Guru, detective and political traffic warden, faithful corporate warrior and organisational psychologist. Whether you’re a CISO, Compliance Officer, DPO or Auditor, this eBook is a topical tale of vendor risk, that’s not to be missed. Imagine that one of your key […]

Syrenis: Do cookie management tools work?

We had a theory that the majority of websites were allowing the ‘prior placement’ of non-essential cookies. This report shows our findings, but first… What is ‘prior placement’ of cookies? Prior placement is the term used to describe when a website places cookies onto your device before asking for your permission to do so. Is […]

The GDPR Maturity Framework

In May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became one of the most comprehensive data protection laws to be implemented in the world. Nearly all businesses and organisations handling the personal data of individuals living within the European Union, had to ensure they were compliant under the new regulations. The regulations led to the […]

Io-Tahoe: 6 steps – Getting Ready for CCPA

Within the past few years, there has been growing concern about the need to manage and protect an individual’s personal data. Whether you are considering the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (which became effective at the end of May 2018), massive data breaches, or a reaction to companies that seek to monetize personal […]

Onetrust: Privacy Governance Framework – The Building Blocks of a Comprehensive Privacy Program

Considering the global digital economy we now live in and the unprecedented technological advancements that keep being made, navigating and understanding privacy laws for companies globally can easily become daunting, and requires, at a minimum, a solid foundational program to rely on. This whitepaper will take you through OneTrust’s research and its ten privacy principles, […]

Protiviti: 2019 Vendor Risk Management Survey

This is the fifth year that the Shared Assessments Programme and Protiviti have partnered in researching the maturity of Vendor Risk Management (VRM) programmes. The research, which looks at organisations’ maturity of vendor risk management, provides helpful benchmarks to evaluate third party risk management programmes against a comprehensive set of best practises. To read the […]