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Is California’s Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 going to be GDPR version 2?

Discussing the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, which covers businesses that collect or sell information about California residents. Some view it as the General Data Protection Regulation 2.0.

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California Consumer Privacy Act: What you need to know to be compliant

California's new privacy law, AB 375, might not burden security as much as the GDPR, but details are subject to change.

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How to conduct a proper GDPR audit: 4 key steps

Organizations subject to the EU's General Data Protection Regulation should do regular compliance audits. Here are the steps experts say you should take.

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How citizen ownership of data impacts business going forward

Is California's Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) poised to become the new standard in the United States?

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Lack of confidence in data security can cost you more than you think

The majority of companies don’t understand the value of their data, because they aren’t taking the necessary steps to study the information they are gathering from customers.

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GDPR: Where are we now?

GDPR became the law of the land in Europe on May 25th. The impact has been felt across the globe...

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The ostrich security strategy is now very risky

Ignorance of a serious security event is unreasonable, and just like ignorance of the law, it is no defense.

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Review: How InSpec 2.0 delivers comprehensive compliance

The InSpec 2.0 platform from Chef tackles compliance head-on, tailored to the specific rules and guidelines that a company wants or needs. It is designed to both make sense of regulatory and technical guidelines and ensure that a...

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2018: The year data privacy got real

As a company executive, it is critical to understand how your business stores, shares, analyzes and protects its core private data, particularly that of customers and employees. Today, this is a monumental task – machine learning...

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What does GDPR mean for an organization's hybrid IT strategy?

Effective May 25th, GDPR set off a wave of privacy updates that forced organizations to reevaluate their IT strategies. Without the right approach, your business will be impacted.

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It was 35 days to GDPR, and a lot of sleepless nights

GDPR went live on May 25, 2018. A month before the implementation date, attendees at the RSA Conference struggled with being fully ready.

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GDP…Argh!

Personal data has become a commodity to be collected, bought, sold and traded without user consent. GDPR aims to change that.

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GDPR: Where we were…and where we’re going

It’s clear that conventional methods to data security aren’t working anymore, so it’s time to step away from breach prevention and focus on a “secure breach” approach.

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GDPR is live! – Now what?

GDPR rules are a hot mess. Get clarity by further identifying all your GDPR weak spots.

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What is the New York Cybersecurity Regulation? What you need to do to comply

Officially called 23 NYCRR 500, this regulation requires financial services firms doing business in New York to have a full security risk assessment and plan.

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Why Africa’s private sector should be concerned about more than the GDPR

The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has generated strong interest in Africa’s private sector. However, the bigger picture shows massive gaps across Africa’s data privacy landscape. This article highlights some...

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The GDPR initiative and how it affects US government and industry

Don't make the mistake of thinking the GDPR regulation only affects our friends and neighbors overseas. There may be real implications here at home.

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92 million MyHeritage email addresses found on private server

On Monday, MyHeritage, an online genealogy platform, announced that more than 90 million of their users had email addresses and hashed passwords compromised, after a researcher discovered a file being hosted on a private server.

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