Data Protection

An Inside Look at Insider Trading:

By Sergio Abraham, Security Researcher Innovation Lead at Onapsis Research Labs The Consequences of Data Breaches in ERP Applications A recent survey conducted by IDC, uncovered a correlation between the use of ERP customers and an increased possibility of insider trading. The 2019 survey questioned 430 decision-makers in the IT …

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The Data Protection Imperative

Since the introduction of GDPR last year, the way in which businesses and their employees handle sensitive information has come under intense scrutiny. Across industries, companies of all sizes have had to review processes and educate employees to ensure they are compliant with the new data protection regulations, which has …

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Why data anonymisation offers no guarantee of privacy protection

By Matt Lock, UK Technical Director at Varonis  Recent EU GDPR regulations, in common with similar initiatives around the world, are intended to overhaul decades-old standards of protection and commercial accountability for consumer data. The aim is to raise the bar to make them fit for today’s ever-connected, online world. The …

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CCPA In-Depth Series: Draft Attorney General Regulations on Verification, Children’s Privacy and Non-Discrimination

By ALAN CHARLES RAUL, COLLEEN THERESA BROWN, CHRISTOPHER FONZONE AND SHERI PORATH ROCKWELL This post is the third in a three part series taking a deep dive into the five key articles of the Attorney General’s CCPA draft regulations: Article 2 on Notice to Consumers; Article 3 on Business Practices for Handling Consumer Requests; …

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China Implements Regulation Increasing Protections for Children’s Personal Data

By YUET MING THAM, COLLEEN THERESA BROWN AND CHRISTOPH MURPHY On 22 August 2019, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) announced the implementation of the Online Protection of Children’s Personal Data Regulation (儿童个人信息网络保护规定), (“the Regulation”) which came into force on 1 October 2019. The Regulation comprises a list of rules which seek to ensure the …

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