The vast majority of UK boroughs have not yet allocated a budget towards meeting all the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), finds a freedom of information (FOI) request by M-Files Corporation. Yet the regulation is being introduced in May 2018, less than a year from now.
Despite the increasing number of data breaches and nearly 1.4 billion data records being lost or stolen in 2016, the vast majority of IT professionals still believe perimeter security is effective at keeping unauthorised users out of their networks.
A new publication GDPR:Report has launched, providing the latest news, features and expert advice on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The publication was unveiled at the GDPR Conference Europe last month in front of a host of major businesses and industry experts, as the leading source of guidance for GDPR, which will be enforced […]
Posted on 5th July 2017 in GDPR.
With just under a year until it’s implementation, businesses need to start focusing on the opportunity of GDPR and how to best place themselves to take advantage of its benefits, says Ruaraidh Thomas, Managing Director, Applied Analytics, DST.
Nearly half (45 per cent) of small businesses don’t have a cyber security plan for their business according to research by Smith & Williamson, the accountancy, investment management and tax group.
Almost a third of UK executives surveyed say their firm has no cybersecurity insurance, compared to 40 per cent in other countries surveys . Only 28 per cent of UK firms surveyed have cybersecurity insurance that covers all risks, 69 per cent of respondents say insurers should do more to explain how they price risk.
Falling foul of the incoming data protection laws could cost your company millions. But failing to accurately and efficiently qualify and cleanse your customer data could cost you so much more, says Robin Caller, CEO of LolaGrove.
Eighty-four per cent of UK small business owners and 43 per cent of senior executives of large companies are unaware of the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation, according to Shred-it’s seventh annual Security Tracker research, conducted by Ipsos.
GDPR provides increased rights for individuals and will be enforced from May 2018!
GDPR could create a corporate tsunami, and yet, not only companies but the media seem to be asleep. Must we wait for it to hit before we wake-up?
The General Data Protection Regulation is ONLY a year away, and the implications on businesses that aren’t compliant are huge. Can your business afford to lose 4% of its annual turnover? Or €20 million? Register for the complimentary GDPR webinar on the 17 May at 2.30pm to learn how the new regulation is going to affect your […]