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Important Considerations Ahead Of A Cloud Migration

Reading Time: 4 minutes “Data is the new oil” is a phrase we have come to hear all too often. Are they comparable, though? Oil is scarce, whilst data is anything but. However, when you start to dig into how these commodities are… Read More

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

Time to comply with NYDFS Phase Three

Reading Time: 2 minutes Following on from Labor Day in the United States, compliance with the third of four distinct New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) Cybersecurity regulation (23 NYCRR 500) phases have come into effect. The regulation is intended to reduce… Read More

Don’t Undermine Data Security Investments by Dismissing Data Governance

Reading Time: 3 minutes The current state of data privacy is grim and consumers don’t believe that anyone is doing enough to protect their data. The constant deluge of data privacy mishaps from giants like Facebook and Cambridge Analytica, and the major Equifax… 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