Is your company prepared for the GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) sharpens the rules and responsibilities regarding both the processing of personal data as well as determining the consequences of inaccurate control and implementation.
Human are the weakest links when it comes to IT-security. After all, you can pull up such nice digital wall as a security or IT-manager, but when people give their personal information (like their name, address, email passwords, credit card information and pin code) to any stranger with a good story, or when people leave confidential information unattended; there is really no program or tooling that can protect you. Or is there?
Today, January 28th 2017 marks the annual Data Privacy Day celebrated in the US, Canada and 47 European countries. The growing connectivity of people brings not only many benefits and opportunities but increasingly presents us with the downside of the Internet. We should come up with ways to could protect ourselves better when we’re online and improve securing of personal data.