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Top Ways To Protect Your Company Against Cyber Attacks

It is a common misconception that small businesses are unsusceptible to cyber crimes, unfortunately it is only a misconception. Recent studies have highlighted an increase of cyber attacks on small businesses (approx. 250 employees) since...

How close are we to a national data privacy law?

Current Landscape The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018. GDPR was adopted because the European Union (EU) recognized that the 1995 Data Protection laws were outdated and weren’t keeping up with the...

GDPR Fines: What’s the Impact to Your Business?

GDPR Fines: What’s the Impact to Your Business? In July 2019 the EU Data Protection Authorities imposed fines of €282 million ($318 million U.S.). The following companies were the targets of the fines and the reasons why the fines were...

GDPR and Data Breaches

GDPR and Data Breaches It’s a fact there are bad guys that make it their mission to hack into your company’s website and network to find vulnerabilities. Many businesses have already fallen victim to hackers and the majority of all...

Happy Birthday GDPR

Happy Birthday GDPR! It seems like yesterday we were informing our customers that GDPR’s enforcement date was starting on May 25, 2018. You remember May 25, 2018…right? It was the day companies started to inundate you with re-consent...

GDPR Subject Access Request

In less than a month GDPR will be a year old and many U.S. companies are still struggling with GDPR compliance. According to a study by PossibleNOW, a provider of consumer regulatory compliance and consent solutions, only 27% of U.S....

California Consumer Protection Act…The Clock is Ticking

In GDPR

At this time last year, we were talking about the clock ticking towards the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As you’re probably aware GDPR went into effect on May 25, 2018 and arguably sets the highest standards for data...

GDPR Where We’ve Been and Predictions for 2019

In GDPR

GDPR…4 letters that strikes fear into people and may have caused some people to cry. It’s been 7 months since GDPR went into effect. What’s happened in GDPR’s first 7 months and what’s going to happen in 2019? Why should you care? On May...