Manage personal data breaches

Manage data breach incidents

The high incidence of data breaches means that avoiding a personal data breach is no longer enough. PrivIQ enables you to prepare for data breaches by having a system in place to manage your response to them, from assessing and documenting to reporting them within the stipulated 72 hours of becoming aware.

Definition of a data breach

A data breach is a security incident involving unauthorised access to sensitive, protected or confidential data, either intentionally or unintentionally.

Report it or not? Don't follow Google's example

After suffering a data breach, Google was forced to shut down Google+. The firm only announced the breach several months after it happened.