How the PCI DSS can help you meet the requirements of the GDPR

June 30, 2017|Security Features

 

“People come to me and say, ‘How do I achieve GDPR compliance?’… Start with PCI DSS.”
Jeremy King, International Director at the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC).

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GDPR: How the definition of personal data will change

June 28, 2017|Security Features

 


The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be enforced from next year, superseding the Data Protection Act (DPA). With the Regulation expanding the definition of personal data, many organisations have expressed their uncertainty as to what the new definition now includes.

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Attack Vectors and Defences: Land, Sea, Air, Space & Cyber

June 26, 2017|Jason Wittick

 

Traditionally, in a military sense, attack is typically physical, can come from anywhere, happen anytime, and can take many forms. Military threats come physically from land, sea, air, or space, and over the last couple decades, interconnectivity has spurred large-scale digitization of military forces and resources ... causing a new digital threat landscape to emerge.

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GDPR: Focus on the WHY First, Not the HOW

June 19, 2017|David Froud

 

By far the most common answers to the questions; “Are you worried about GDPR?” and “If yes, why?”, are, in this order:

  1. The fines;
  2. Possible loss of reputation;
  3. What’s GDPR again? (no, unfortunately I’m not joking)
  4. The cost / complexity; and
  5. Board-level accountability (a.k.a. it’s a law now).
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Companies need to embrace data laws regardless of burden

June 14, 2017|Security Features

 

The General Data Protection Regulation will next year protect EU citizens’ data

GDPR may sound more like a new measure of economic growth, but the slab of EU regulation that will land on companies’ desks next year will become all too familiar as they face the strictest and most far-reaching data protection rules yet.

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Looking For a Real Solution to Data Protection?

June 08, 2017|Allan Kennedy

 

 

Information security is continuing to be one of the top priorities on the minds of business executives and leaders around the world.  The threat of cyber attacks, hackers and ransomware are all contributing to an increase in the amount of time and money companies are investing to protect their most valuable assets, their data and documents.

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