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Data Breach Reports See 75% Increase In Last Two Years

Reading Time: 3 minutes Data breaches are up 75% in two years, finds a report from the Information Commissioner (ICO). The study, carried out by Kroll, took into account an array of personal data, including health, financial and employment details. Access to this… Read More

New Privacy Laws Require Security Professionals To Up Their Game

Reading Time: 3 minutes Two recent privacy laws — GDPR and the California Consumer Privacy Act (AB-375) – focus more attention on protecting the digital privacy of individuals. Both laws will require security professionals to up their game. In this post I will… Read More

GDPR: How to make sure your business is ready

Reading Time: 3 minutes As of May 25, Europe’s ground-breaking General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect, fundamentally changing the way businesses and government agencies deal with personal data. The new law applies equally to any organization that operates in Europe, no… Read More

Data Breaches Are Real – Don’t Be Left Unprotected

Reading Time: 2 minutes 2018 – The year of the GDPR, and still, data breaches are occurring at an alarming rate. We started the year with the continuing drama surrounding web services provider, Yahoo. As most will be aware, Yahoo have recently been… Read More

GDPR: Whose problem is it anyway?

Reading Time: 4 minutes With the GDPR deadline looming on May 25, 2018, every organization in the world that transmits data related to EU citizens is focused on achieving compliance. And for good reason. The ruling carries the most serious financial consequences of… Read More