GDPR Compliance Post-Mortems: Lessons Learned from Facebook, Uber, and Others – Part 2

Since the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into force in May of 2018, several organizations have received substantial fines from regulatory authorities. This article discusses the lessons learned from one of those fines and the role of a data protection program in preventing future ones. In Part 1 of this series, I described […]

GDPR Compliance Post-Mortems: Lessons Learned from Facebook, Uber, and Others – Part 1

Since the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into force in May of 2018, several organizations have received substantial fines from regulatory authorities. This article discusses the lessons learned from one of those fines and the role of a data protection program in preventing future ones. On July 9, 2019, the UK Information Commissioner’s […]

The Final CCPA Amendments Are In

The Final CCPA Amendments Are In.  What They Mean To You. On Friday, October 11, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law several bills passed by the California legislature that address data protection.  Most address the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (the CCPA or Act).  Overall, the substance and strength of the Act remains […]

Leveraging Data Inventories for CCPA and GDPR Compliance – Part 3

Data inventories are directories for managing sensitive data throughout the enterprise. This article shows how to leverage those inventories for compliance with the CCPA, GDPR, and similar laws and regulations.

Leveraging Data Inventories for CCPA and GDPR Compliance – Part 2

Data inventories are directories for managing sensitive data throughout the enterprise. This article shows how to leverage those inventories for compliance with the CCPA, GDPR, and similar laws and regulations.

Leveraging Data Inventories for CCPA and GDPR Compliance – Part 1

Data inventories are directories for managing sensitive data throughout the enterprise. This article shows how to leverage those inventories for compliance with the CCPA, GDPR, and similar laws and regulations.

Sodinokibi – Communication strategies for dealing with Ransomware

Ransomware is back in the news. Although you have likely never lost sight of the threat that it poses to interrupting your business. As part of your larger protection strategy your teams have  implemented awareness training, enabled strong spam filters, locked down privileged accounts, configured access controls and many additional tactical measures to mitigate the […]

How to Meet Your Compliance Obligations with Data Protection – Part 4

How a larger data classification program will help you advance compliance with international data protection laws, standards, and contracts.