Data regulation. Some are restrictions aim to protect users and some are a framework for better organizations security. The modern phenomenon is set as the legal system is catching up with the ever-expanding connected world we live at, if you agree with regulatory oversight or not the sweeping effects on the world of digital information is enormous.How companies handle private data, [...]
Outsourcing any data storage or management tasks will ultimately raise questions of legal responsibility. In the age of GDPR, these questions have become all the more important. GDPR exponentially increased the complexity of handling personal data by adding more layers of responsibilities to companies that collect private information from their clientele. To make matters worse, determining how the regulations apply to [...]
The ever-expanding popularity of implementing personal, mobile devices as a tool in the workplace has brought unprecedented versatility to the business world. While bring-your-own-device (BYOD) protocols have important benefits from an operational perspective, from a security standpoint, having a slew of additional devices connected to company networks creates a huge liability. Nowhere is this risk more pronounced than when it comes [...]
The highly anticipated General Data Protection Regulations of the European Union (GDPR) will come into effect in a few short months. The laws of GDPR represent a total paradigm shift in IT regulation. While other national and international legislation has focused on laying down specific rules for interacting with digital data, GDPR goes one step further by changing the relationship between [...]
GDPR is a major concern for CISO’s. Companies will have to be more transparent about the type of data they collect on individuals, how that data is used, and when personal information is exposed in a breach.