The Data Protection Blog

June 28, 2019
UK workers and sensitive data

How UK Workers are Handling Sensitive Data

Insider threat management company, ObserveIT, recently carried out a survey to gauge the understanding of privacy laws among 1000 US and UK employees. The results come […]
June 27, 2019
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Study on GDPR Data Subjects and Their Awareness of Privacy Rights

A recent study, which was authorised by the European Commission, reveals a high level of public awareness on EU data protection rules. The Eurobarometer report marked […]
June 6, 2019

Case Study GDPR: How Our Software Helped a Leading Retailer Become GDPR-Compliant

As a leading retailer in the UK and Europe, the second-hand goods chain was among the first to adopt the necessary measurements to conform to the […]
June 6, 2019

The State of GDPR Compliance After a Year, Where we at?

One year has gone by since GDPR came into force. In that time, most companies have learned what GDPR is about, but a recent survey suggests […]
May 31, 2019
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How to verify the identity of a requester in a GDPR data subject access request

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ensures that data subjects can retrieve their personal data from the data controllers promptly. For example, if your business […]
May 15, 2019

Achieving GDPR Compliance: Ways to Perform a Gap Analysis

GDPR compliance is no small matter for any company, but the way you go about it makes all the difference. With the right tools at your […]
May 2, 2019

Case Study: How GDPR365 Software Helps Advanced Overwatch in Their Compliance journey

In this GDPR case study implementation, we will have a look at Advanced Overwatch and their journey to become GDPR compliant. Advanced Overwatch is a leading […]
April 24, 2019
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Simplifying the Records of Processing Activities Feature

According to the GDPR, a processor means a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes personal data on behalf of a […]
April 16, 2019
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Complying with GDPR When a Subject Sends an Access Request

One of the many significant changes brought about by GDPR was the data subject’s greater right of access to personal information. And that is far-reaching. The […]