GDPR

GDPR is coming: Is it a costly burden or marketing opportunity?

The financial penalties for non-compliance are significant. The requirement to know where all data is kept and be able to delete it when directed is …

General Data Protection Regulation

NetApp privacy chief warns enterprises off investing in GDPR snake-oil tech

Enterprises should not be fooled into thinking General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance can be bought through investments in information …

Business Technology

EU’s new data privacy law creates headaches for U.S. banks

It's not just big banks. Even U.S. community banks may be subject to the General Data Protection Regulation given the boundlessness of digital …

Privacy

Veritas can reach APAC customers via GDPR | ZDNet

With less than year before the EU data privacy law kicks in, data management vendors such as Veritas can expand their Asia-Pacific customer base with …

Privacy

GDPR: Nearly half a million small businesses don't have clue about new data rules

Hundreds of thousands of small businesses have no clue that there are new rules governing data coming into force within months, new figures …

Privacy

Equifax lesson: It's time for tougher rules, regulations, fines to combat breaches | ZDNet

Can oversight and stiff punishments spur enterprises to prioritize cybersecurity and secure their data?<p><i>Video: Equifax teaches us what not to do after</i> …

Cybersecurity

Host In Ireland's Garry Connolly: GDPR is coming at the perfect time

Ahead of the Datacloud Ireland conference, Siliconrepublic.com spoke to Garry Connolly about GDPR and thinking beyond the data centre.<p>Garry Connolly …

Ireland

GDPR the Rise of the Automated Data Protection Officer

Can artificial intelligence and machine learning solve the skills shortage as the EU's General Data Protection Regulation deadline approaches?<p>Looks …

General Data Protection Regulation

The Data Protection Bill: some initial observations - Panopticon

Anyone who has anything to do with data protection will know that the UK’s Data Protection Bill was published and put before Parliament on Thursday …

Privacy

What does GDPR European Union law mean for your business?

Today’s consumers are more powerful than ever before, and get every bit of information that they can before they make a purchase. The Internet is helping them greatly, and most of the buying is done online. The pace is so rapid that it won’t be long before online purchases are more common than …

Privacy

4 ways to prepare for next year’s EU GDPR legislation

Greg Day, chief security officer for Palo Alto Networks’ EMEA business, outlines a clear four-point strategy for businesses to prepare for GDPR in …

Cybersecurity

PwC cybersecurity lead on GDPR: ‘Everybody is starting too late’

As the countdown begins to GDPR, Irish and European organisations are seriously under prepared says PwC’s Pat Moran.<p>For the second year running, …

Cybersecurity

New Service Will Certify GDPR Compliance By Vendors

The Media Trust has launched an SaaS-based service to help firms comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). And it …

Advertising Industry

UK Data Protection Bill lands: Oh dear, security researchers – where's your exemption?

The UK’s Data Protection bill has landed with a hefty thud, offering up 200-plus pages of legislation for the geeks and wonks to sink their teeth …

Privacy

Almost one quarter of Irish firms will be forced to close if subject to GDPR fines - survey

Close to one quarter of Irish firms would be forced to pull down their shutters if handed fines for non-compliance to the new EU General Data …

News (Ireland)

In Search Of Growth: Imperva

Imperva's growth continues to reflect the small addressable market of its niche segment.<p>Competitive pressure upticks continues to pound heavily on …

Business

WFA Sounds The Alarm Bell On GDPR Preparations

The World Federation of Advertisers has issued a warning to adland today, claiming its research shows that 70% of brand owners fear the marketers in …

Privacy

Businesses are in a race against the clock to get ready for GDPR

In last month’s Leap 100 poll, 65 per cent of respondents said that they were “a little concerned” about the approaching EU General Data Protection …

Privacy

Why GDPR is great news for marketers and will create a more efficient data economy

<b>As things stand, we are in a situation where the immensely valuable commodity of personal data is being collected by businesses either for free, or</b> …

Big Data

Debate Needed On First-Price Issue; Data Industry Protests GDPR

AdExchanger |Here’s today’s AdExchanger.com news round-up… Want it by email? Sign up here. Lost In Translation Publishers have been “quietly …

Advertising Industry

GDPR and Addressing Data Security Gaps with VMware - VMware Blogs

What an exciting opening keynote here at VMworld® in Barcelona! You’ve just heard Pat Gelsinger talk about the EU General Data Protection Regulation …

Vmware

WFA Finds A Third Of Marketers May Not Be Compliant When EU Data Rules Take Effect

A new survey of global marketers by the World Federation Of Advertisers has found that only 65% of respondents expect to be fully compliant when new …

Advertising Industry

GDPR is coming, and many U.S. ad tech firms aren't ready - Digiday

In the lead-up to Dmexco in Cologne, Germany, which brings together the world’s ad tech decision-makers, the elephant in the room is the …

AdTech

GDPR for marketers: best practice, tips and case studies

<b>The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25th May 2018, however</b> <b>only 54% of businesses expect to meet that …

General Data Protection Regulation

BloomReach Web Content Management Update Targets GDPR Compliance

BloomReach wants to drive personalized customer experiences while satisfying the privacy compliance demands of the European Union's General Data …

Content Management

Switching gears: How Auto Trader UK finished the race to GDPR ahead of the pack - Digiday

It’s rare these days to find a publisher steering confidently toward the European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation, a set of rules that …

Advertising Industry

Facebook fined €1.2M for privacy violations in Spain

Another privacy-related fine for Facebook in Europe: The Spanish data protection regulator has issued a €1.2M (~$1.4M) fine against the social media behemoth for a series of violations regarding its data-harvesting activities.<p>Spain’s AEPD said an investigation into how Facebook collects, stores and …

Privacy

Facebook fined €1.2m by Spain’s data privacy regulator in stern warning ahead of GDPR

Facebook was today (September 11) dealt a €1.2m fine (approximately $1.4m) by Spain’s data privacy regulator, according to reports, with the ruling …

Privacy

The State of Security: GDPR Special: Murder on the Data Floor!

TrueProxy's goal is to keep private information private: It removes information of the previous website (the website of origin) before the user …

Privacy

Let’s get some things straight about publishing and advertising

Yesterday <i>Digiday</i> published The GDPR will help or hurt publishers, depending on who you ask, by Ross Benes (@RossBenes). I was one of the people Ross …

Harvard