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Comparing GDPR and CCPA

Reading Time: 5 minutes The GDPR in Europe was one of the first major data privacy regulations to be implemented in recent times, followed closely by the CCPA in the United States. And since its enforcement, GDPR has been seen as the “gold… Read More

The Cost and Consequences of Exposed PII

Reading Time: 5 minutes Hardly a day goes by without a media report about a data breach that involves exposed personally identifiable information (PII), and it’s no wonder that we hear about this so often; the latest IBM global study of data breaches… Read More

Most Consumers Still Don’t Know How Brands Are Using Their Data

Reading Time: 2 minutes Despite the past year’s global focus on GDPR and other data privacy regulations designed to give consumers more power over their data, more than half (55 percent) of consumers still don’t know how brands are using their data, according to the… Read More

UK Sees Steep Jump In Cyber Attacks On Financial Services Firms

Reading Time: 2 minutes According to a regulator, retail banks in the region took the biggest hit last year. Financial service firms across the UK reported nearly 1000 cyber incidents to the region’s Financial Conduct Authority in 2018, a significant jump from the… Read More

Snapchat Privacy Blunder Piques Concerns About Insider Threats

Reading Time: 3 minutes After a report found that Snap employees were abusing their access to Snapchat data, experts are warning that insider threats will continue to be a top challenge for privacy. Snap, the company behind the popular Snapchat social media app,… Read More