GDPR Compliance: Common Misconceptions

Data Breach Today

Attorney Elizabeth Harding clears up confusion about certain provisions of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation, including the issue of when organizations need to obtain a European consumer's consent to process their data

Web Archiving for FINRA Compliance

Hanzo Learning Center

But haphazardly taking screenshots or downloading social media content through application program interfaces (APIs) won’t meet your compliance goals. ComplianceDo your web archives have inTegrity?

COPPA Compliance

Schneier on Security

Examining COPPA Compliance at Scale ": Abstract: We present a scalable dynamic analysis framework that allows for the automatic evaluation of the privacy behaviors of Android apps. Interesting research: " 'Won't Somebody Think of the Children?'

GDPR Compliance – Encryption

Perficient Data & Analytics

Cloud Customer Experience Data & Analytics Operations compliance Data Data Breach data encryption Data Privacy General Data Protection Regulation

Facebook's Zuckerberg Pledges Worldwide GDPR Compliance

Data Breach Today

Second Congressional Hearing Probes Privacy Issues At a U.S. House hearing Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company would eventually comply worldwide with the European Union's tough privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation

How organizations can best demonstrate GDPR compliance

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance systems ComplianceThe GDPR doesn’t provide guidance on how to meet its requirements. This was to make it future-proof, as best practices are likely to change over time. But without explicit guidance, many organizations have been stumped.

Compliance worries is number one driver of data management initiatives

Information Management Resources

states initiating privacy regulations, organizations are under tremendous pressure to establish and maintain compliance. Compliance Data management Compliance systemsWith the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation and some U.S.

A critical flaw in GDPR compliance plugin for WordPress exploited in the wild

Security Affairs

A critical security vulnerability affects a GDPR compliance plugin for WordPress has been already exploited in the wild to take control of vulnerable websites. WP GDPR Compliance currently supports Contact Form 7 (>= 4.6), Gravity Forms (>= 1.9), WooCommerce (>= 2.5.0)

GDPR Compliance for US Healthcare: What You Need to Know

Data Breach Today

Strict HIPAA compliance is a great preparation for compliance with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation, which will be enforced starting May 25, according to attorneys Robert Stankey and Adam Greene, who provide compliance insights in an in-depth interview

GDPR compliance checklist for healthcare

IT Governance

With the GDPR enforcement date less than a week away, HCPs should have identified a compliance plan in line with this guidance, which highlights how they will enact the Regulation and by when. Compliance will be mandatory for any organisation that processes EU residents’ personal data.

Compliance Meets Social APIs

Hanzo Learning Center

The Surprising Irony at the Intersection of Compliance and Social APIs. Compliance article

Getting Started with California Consumer Privacy Act Compliance

Perficient Data & Analytics

Compliance with the CCPA requires robust processes for identifying, governing, distributing, and securing consumer personal information. Third-party compliance: Review and conduct gap analysis of third-party provider data security policies. Ensure third-party providers are in compliance.

How to Improve Governance, Risk and Compliance

eSecurity Planet

VIDEO: Alissa Johnson, CISO at Xerox and former Deputy CIO at the White House, outlines compliance steps that could help all enterprises

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Where to start with GDPR compliance

IT Governance

The first few steps of your EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance project can be the most confusing. GDPR compliance is not a choice, nor is it just a matter of ticking a few boxes. The Regulation demands that you are able to demonstrate compliance.

Securing Containers for GDPR Compliance

Thales Data Security

No matter where your organization is located, if it processes or controls the personal data of EU residents, it must be in compliance with GDPR, or it will be liable to significant fines and the requirement to inform affected parties of data breaches.

Vendor compliance management is more than just a compliance manual

OpenText Information Management

In the retail sector, vendor compliance programs exist to reduce the time and effort it takes get the product to customers. To help reduce “time to customer”, retailers publish vendor compliance manuals with standards and expectations for doing business with them. Note – if you do a web search for “vendor compliance manual” you can … The post Vendor compliance management is more than just a compliance manual appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Procrastinators' Guide to GDPR Compliance

Data Breach Today

Organizations Are Not as Ready as They Might Believe If you're paying attention, you've probably already seen a handful of GDPR-related headlines just today, let alone in the last week or month. But there are two good reasons for the deluge of GDPR discussion right now: It's incredibly important and the time to act is now

Governance and Compliance Processes Ripe for AI Automation

AIIM

In The State of Intelligent Information Management: Getting Ahead of the Digital Transformation Curve and in GDPR after the Deadline: Progress, But a Long Way to Go , AIIM began an examination of one of the four key IIM practice areas — Automating Compliance and Governance.

Compliance-driven Work Stress

Hanzo Learning Center

Everywhere you turn these days in the compliance world, someone is talking about work stress. Compliance articleWe are all over-worked! We're all too stressed! The sky is indeed falling!

Compliance to Cybersecurity Requirements and False Claims Act

Security Affairs

Parties that did not get in compliance by the end of December 2017 were at risk of losing their contracts or getting stop-work orders. The post Compliance to Cybersecurity Requirements and False Claims Act appeared first on Security Affairs.

CISO Thom Langford's Top Tips for GDPR Compliance

Data Breach Today

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GDPR compliance: why you should consider BS 10012 certification

IT Governance

The 2017 version has been specifically designed to help organisations implement processes, policies and controls for GDPR compliance. Is conformance to BS 10012 sufficient for overall GDPR compliance?

GDPR compliance: why you should consider BS 10012 certification

IT Governance

The 2018 version has been specifically designed to help organisations implement processes, policies and controls for GDPR compliance. Is conformance to BS 10012 sufficient for overall GDPR compliance?

Compliance incentives

InfoGovNuggets

Accuracy Communications Compliance Compliance (General) Controls Corporation Duty Duty of Care Governance Internal controls Oversight To report“CFPB Decides Not to Fine Citi on Overcharges,” The Wall Street Journal , June 30, 2018 B12. Company failed to lower credit card interest rates for some customers when it should have. It will refund the overcharges and fix its practices, but won’t pay a fine. Citi self-reported, and proposed full restitution.

Email archives often overlooked in GDPR compliance efforts

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance Compliance systems Data securityWhether it’s from customers, partners or colleagues, organizations collect hundreds, if not thousands, of emails that contain personal information every day.

Poll Shows GDPR Compliance Lacking

Adam Levin

Only 34.5 % of the approximately 500 professionals responsible for compliance to the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) report maintaining practices that are in keeping with the regulation, a recent Deloitte poll.

HIPAA Compliance Changes and How to Adjust

InfoGoTo

While HIPAA compliance was not completely ignored in this case, there was a failure to conduct an accurate and thorough risk analysis of potential vulnerabilities according to HIPAA. This is why it is vital for healthcare organizations to examine any potential HIPAA compliance changes, and ensure that all employees are trained and aware of these changes. However, organizations must enhance their compliance procedures. They can do this by addressing HIPAA compliance.

Turn regulatory compliance into competitive advantage

OpenText Information Management

However, there was one particular article that caught my … The post Turn regulatory compliance into competitive advantage appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Compliance Information Management Supply Chain Data data privacy GDPR information security regulations Sustainability

Data discovery: the first step to GDPR compliance

OpenText Information Management

We’re now less than five months away from the required compliance date of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Organizations that have EU residents as customers, suppliers or partners are required to be in compliance by May 2018.

Essential guidance on achieving and prioritising GDPR compliance

IT Governance

As the 25 May 2018 deadline for EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance draws near, it is becoming clear that the vast majority of UK businesses will not be ready. Preparing for the GDPR – a compliance checklist. The ability to prove compliance is critical.

Understanding PCI compliance auditing

IT Governance

Businesses of all sizes must undergo Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance audits to ensure that their customers’ data is protected during credit or debit card transactions and while stored.

PCI DSS compliance made easier

IT Governance

Complying with the PCI DSS can seem onerous, and compliance requirements depend on the type and volume of transactions your organisation undertakes, which is why we’ve produced a new infographic to help you better understand the process.

Using GDPR compliance to excel at customer-centric data management

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance Compliance systems Data privacy Data securityThe new regulation will inspire processes and programs that safeguard personal information and will become a differentiator for many firms.

How to master GDPR compliance with enterprise architecture

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance Compliance systems Data privacyThe General Data Protection Regulation will continue to be one of the largest IT challenges even beyond the May deadline. Here's how to meet the new mandates.

Secondary compliance

InfoGovNuggets

Board Compliance Controls Corporation Culture Duty Employees Governance Internal controls Oversight Supervision To report“More Firings at BofA Amid Misconduct Claim,” The Wall Street Journal , March 1, 2018 B1. Two employees fired for interfering in investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by another employee. They may have gotten together to get their stories straight. What does this say about culture at BofA?

4 steps to get your organization ready for GDPR compliance

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance Compliance reviews Data security Cyber securityRegardless of the EU’s efforts, the reality is that many companies won’t meet the May deadline, whether due to lack of resources, laziness or apathy.

A tactical 5-step model for achieving GDPR compliance

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance Compliance systems Data security Data privacyIt’s imperative to understand what the General Data Protection Regulation is at its core – having the ability to store and process personal data securely, responsibly and lawfully.

Start your cyber compliance journey with vsRisk Cloud

IT Governance

Find out more >> All organisations looking to implement ISO 27001 must complete a risk assessment at least annually in order to maintain compliance with the Standard. Risk Management cyber compliance risk assessment

Essential reading for your NIS compliance project

IT Governance

Reflecting the different compliance requirements under the NIS Regulations for OES and DSPs, we are launching two pocket guides to help you better understand exactly which organisations are within scope, what the key requirements are and how you can meet them.

6 GDPR myths that can sabotage compliance efforts

Information Management Resources

GDPR Compliance Data privacy Data security Customer dataFalling into the trap of believing any of the following points can lead to overconfidence, poor risk assessments, wasted effort and ultimately noncompliance.

5 keys to innovating without sacrificing privacy, security or compliance

Information Management Resources

Data governance Compliance Data privacy Data securityHow do you create an environment to support rapid innovation while protecting the company from its own excesses? Consider these five steps to moving fast without breaking things.

Equifax compliance education

InfoGovNuggets

Legal Requirements Governance Policy Protect assets Duty of Care Controls Internal controls Culture Compliance Oversight Access Duty Employees Compliance (General “Former Equifax Manager Is Charged,” The Wall Street Journal , June 29, 2018 B3. To respond to the huge privacy breach at Equifax last year, the company set up a website to help some of those affected.

NIS Regulations – get our updated compliance guide

IT Governance

A robust cyber resilience programme involves a comprehensive approach that includes measures covering information security , incident response and business continuity , and is an excellent approach to ensuring compliance with the NIS Regulations. NIS Regulations compliance guide.