The Data Protection Blog

March 12, 2020
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7 Questions to Ask When You Receive a Sales Call

We’ve all had it happen.  You’re just sitting down to dinner when the phone rings.  You’ve been waiting for a close friend to call, so you […]
February 27, 2020
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Get Your Data Protection Right: Data Protection Policies and Tracking Data Access

Many companies struggle to comply with GDPR, but how many of those end up being punished by regulators? The answer is very few. Despite the headline-grabbing […]
February 26, 2020

UPGRADE: A NEW DSAR MANAGEMENT TOOL We’ve upgraded the DSAR Management Tool in our GDPR compliance software. Check out the new functionality that will enable you to manage data subject access […]
February 20, 2020
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Get Your Data Protection Right, How Do You Know You Are Compliant?

Whatever your feelings about it are, the GDPR exists to ensure companies Get Data Protection Right. It’s not there to tyrannize companies or threaten them. Rather, […]
February 4, 2020
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How Pseudonymisation Can Be Used Under GDPR

Those familiar with the General Data Protection Regulation will likely have come across the term “pseudonymisation”. The legislation requires the processing of personal data to be […]
January 30, 2020
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Get Your Data Protection Right: Staff Awareness and Training

Although GDPR supervisory authorities can issue fines when companies disregard data protection, it’s really a last resort. We encourage you to view the GDPR as a […]
January 23, 2020
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Data Breaches Can Happen: What Will Your Response Be?

It’s time to discuss one of the horrible truths of data protection and cybersecurity. This is that breaches will happen, no matter how many steps and […]
January 16, 2020
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Get Data Protection Right: Four Things You Need to Do to Create Strong Data Protection Policies

We’ve begun to see news headlines where organisations receive fines for lack of adequate data protection. Regulators will never be able to police every non-compliant company, […]
January 9, 2020
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Get Your Data Protection Right: Have You Checked Your Patch Manager?

Because GDPR compliance is hard to achieve for many companies, there’s a tendency to see it as a negative thing. But is this true? If you […]