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GDPR Compliance Checklist

December 18, 2017 Compliance
by: December 18, 2017

With 2017 coming to an end, the clock is ticking closer to the implementation of the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on May 25th 2018. While interest in issues of compliance surrounding the dreaded new legislation…

The EU aligns its new ePrivacy Regulation to the GDPR

November 16, 2017 Compliance
by: November 16, 2017

In January 2017, a new ePrivacy Regulation meant to repeal Directive 2002/58/EC was proposed by the European Commission and published on its website.  Concerning the respect for private life and the protection of personal…

The UK’s bid for GDPR Compliance

November 9, 2017 Compliance
by: November 9, 2017

As we draw nearer to the end of the year and we enter the last stretch to the GDPR compliance deadline, the UK has recently announced its own bill on data protection has entered Parliament for assessment. With two data protection…

GDPR Requirements: The Essential Five

October 17, 2017 Compliance
by: October 17, 2017

With the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect on 25 May 2018, the clock is ticking for companies to implement its requirements and to ensure compliance is reached before the looming deadline. …

NIST 800-171 compliance and Data Loss Prevention

September 7, 2017 Compliance
by: September 7, 2017

The NIST Special Publication 800-171, Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Nonfederal Information Systems and Organizations, published June 2015 (updated January 2016), focuses on information shared…

Top 5 Ways DLP can help with GDPR compliance

September 1, 2017 Compliance Data Loss Prevention
by: September 1, 2017

The enforcement of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is less than ten months away and companies across the EU and international businesses with European customers are already taking steps to achieve compliance.…

Data Loss Prevention and GDPR Compliance

June 28, 2017 Compliance
by: June 28, 2017

The countdown has started to the implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25 May 2018. With less than a year to go until the new regulations come into force, companies are scrambling to get their…

An Overview of The NYDFS Cybersecurity Regulation

June 27, 2017 Compliance
by: June 27, 2017
What is NYFDS?

Last year, New York became the 1st state that proposed cyber security regulations for the financial organisations. This year, on March 1st, the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) Cybersecurity…

PCI Compliance – Why It Is a Must

April 6, 2017 Compliance
by: April 6, 2017

Financial institutions often deal with data breaches due to the huge value financial records hold for external attackers or malicious insiders. A data security incident in financial organizations can have multiple negative…

HIPAA Basics and The Role of DLP in Meeting Compliance

by: March 21, 2017

Health-related data is moving more and more from paper to electronic records, determining changes in how healthcare organizations or other industries processing healthcare records are managing and protecting their …