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Getting ready for GDPR: key actions to ensure your organization is compliant

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 14:39

Guy Bunker, SVP Products & Marketing
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the EU’s largest and most significant cross-border regulation comes into effect in May 2018, just over 6 months’...

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GDPR Compliance – take a practical approach with 5 key steps

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 15:56

I have been fortunate to be invited to speak about the EU GDPR at a variety of security conferences and events recently including, ISSA in the USA, CeBIT in Germany, C-Cure/DEXCEO in Denmark,...

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Cyber Security New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 09:29

In our previous blog post, “Cyber Security Predictions for 2017,” we performed a retrospective review of 2016 and provided nine cyber security predictions for 2017. The cyber-threat landscape became...

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Cyber Security Predictions for 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 09:29

Cyber attacks dominated the headlines in 2016. The tentacles of cyber threats span the globe and every industry; cyberwarfare involving critical infrastructure services, massive data breaches where...

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Cloud Storage, File Sharing Apps and GDPR: This Could Get Ugly Fast!

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 11:50

Cloud storage services and file sharing apps such as Dropbox, Box, Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are so widely adopted by employees—knowingly or unknowingly by their IT departments—that most...

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GDPR: How to Prepare for a Borderless World of Data Privacy

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 13:11

One of the most influential business books of the early 21 st century is Thomas Friedman’s The World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century. He argued that the world is a level playing...

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