The Clearswift Blog covers all the latest IT Security news as it applies to you and your business.

PCI Compliance for credit cards

PCI Compliance: How to Redact Credit Card Info from Inbound Emails

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 18:40

When You Need Protection from Critical Information.
Just when all the heavy lifting is done to enhance the protection of payment card data to comply with PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data...

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Document Sanitization and Metadata

Document Sanitization: avoid making your business look foolish

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:03

Human error is one of the biggest problems businesses face when it comes to data leaks and unwanted data acquisition. There can be a number of systems in place to ensure that confidential files...

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Smoke and mirrors: the key to snaring a cyber-criminal

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:34

Understanding your enemy is the first step to defeating them; a sentiment often touted by generals and commanders on the battlefield, but just as applicable to cybersecurity.
Comprehending how...

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

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 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. Organizations and...

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GDPR: How aligning the board and middle management will bring you one step closer to compliance

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 13:27

With the enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) just around the corner, organizations are finally starting to implement new technologies, policies and processes to become...

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Preparing for the Inevitable: A Guide to Handling a Data Breach

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 14:56

Cyber-attacks and data breaches are now so widespread that it isn’t a matter of ‘if’ but ‘when’ your organization gets hit. According to the UK Government’s latest Cyber Security Breaches Survey,...

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Right to be forgotten requests: how to ensure your business doesn’t grind to halt

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 07:26

GDPR is the most comprehensive data protection legislation to date and it's revolutionizing the information security landscape. The impending enforcement of the regulation is forcing organizations to...

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3 ways to protect your organization against the insider threat

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 13:49

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know that cyber-attacks are on the rise and hitting businesses hard. Over the past few years, swathes of high-profile attacks have dominated media...

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