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Data Protection in Japan: All You Need to Know about APPI

February 1, 2019 Compliance
by: February 1, 2019

Japan’s first foray into data protection legislation came with the adoption of the Act on the Protection of Personal Information (APPI) in 2003. APPI was one of the first data protection regulations in Asia. It received…

5 Best Practices for PCI DSS Compliance

January 23, 2019 Compliance
by: January 23, 2019

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of security requirements that helps businesses protect their payment systems from breaches, fraud and theft of cardholder data. Developed by the PCI Security…

Data Protection in Canada: All You Need to Know about PIPEDA

January 17, 2019 Compliance
by: January 17, 2019

Canada has long been at the forefront of data protection with its Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) enacted as early at 2000. The early legislation was based on the 10 principles set out…

How Can Indian Banks Prevent Breaches and Stay Compliant?

January 14, 2019 Compliance
by: January 14, 2019

The cybersecurity vulnerability of banks is high worldwide, as the business environment is continuously changing and new threats emerge every day. DLP solutions can help in protecting sensitive data and meeting compliance…

How is GDPR Changing the Data Privacy Field?

December 27, 2018 Compliance
by: December 27, 2018

After 2017 being named the Year of the Data Breach in the cybersecurity field, it was about time for 2018 to become the Year of Data Privacy Regulations.

 Although the number of data breaches did not show a decrease this year, …

All You Need to Know about the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

December 21, 2018 Compliance
by: December 21, 2018

The last few years have transformed cybersecurity and data protection from niche concerns to major problems as both individuals and organizations suffered from an unprecedented wave of cyberattacks and data theft. Governments…

Data Protection in the UK Post-Brexit

December 14, 2018 Compliance
by: December 14, 2018

After months of intense negotiations, the UK and the EU have reached a deal for the UK’s exit from the European Union or, as it’s more commonly known, Brexit. However, to gain approval, the 585-page withdrawal agreement…

CCPA vs. GDPR: How the Two Data Protection Regulations Compare

December 6, 2018 Compliance
by: December 6, 2018

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is the most significant development in privacy legislation in the US in recent years.  Hurriedly passed into law on 28 June 2018, the CCPA followed in the footsteps of the EU’s…

Data Protection Regulations in the Middle East

December 3, 2018 Compliance
by: December 3, 2018

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation has sparked a global legislative movement that aims to vouchsafe individuals’ privacy and curb data vulnerability. While some of these new regulations were years in the …

All You Need to Know About the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

November 19, 2018 Compliance
by: November 19, 2018

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has sparked a global movement aimed at protecting individuals’ data and enforcing stricter regulations on entities processing large amounts of data.  While some…