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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The end of 2015 saw the conclusion of the negotiations surrounding the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the European Regulation set to replace the Data Protection Directive (95/46/EU), which turned 20 years old in 2015. The GDPR is expected to strengthen the rights of European Citizens.

The value of Personal and Private Data

Personal Data is currency in the Information Age and is being traded to the tune of billions of dollars globally – and increasing each year as the more personal data is analysed, categorised and linked, the more valuable it becomes. 

Experian Data Breach Exposes 15 Million Users

Experian has been hacked, exposing the details of 15 million T-Mobile consumers. Information is a significant corporate asset and failing to manage it properly equates to squandering company value. For every digital solution you apply to an operational process, the result is data that needs to be managed!

Data, Reputation and Risk

We live in a rapidly changing business environment with a constantly evolving technology landscape. Nowadays, ensuring the privacy and security of information is not just foremost in the minds of IT directors. It’s a risk factor that has become a major headache for every business executive.

The EU ePrivacy Directive

The EU ePrivacy Directive came into effect on 25 May 2011 and states that organisations must provide clear and comprehensive information about the cookies they set on site visitor devices, including the purpose and description of each cookie.