Tag Archives: data protection

Could enterprise software lead to data protection breaches?

Technological developments have changed the face of commerce. Businesses large and small are rapidly taking advantage of new software and other technologies as they evolve. There is a natural desire to use technology to streamline operations, use staff more efficiently, and target customers more cost-effectively. But caution should also be …

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How Companies Benefit from India’s Lax Data Protection Laws

After more than two years of deliberations, India’s Personal Data Protection Bill was tabled in parliament in December 2021. However, the bill has yet to come into force and for many has been judged disappointing and inadequate. New rumors also indicate that the PDP bill, which has been in the …

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International consumer protection and cooperation

The FTC’s International Consumer Protection Program promotes enforcement, policy development, and technical assistance to protect consumers in the United States and abroad. Overview Dynamic changes in commerce, international telecommunications and Internet capabilities have opened up unprecedented opportunities for consumers and innovators. These advances also present unprecedented challenges: how to protect …

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Exchange Online Protection (EOP): what it does, how it works, its main features and its limitations

Source: Microsoft All emails (inbound and outbound) processed by EOP go through four stages of filtering: Connection filtering This first step checks the reputation of the sender. Depending on the connection filtering rules set by your organization, the email is either accepted or rejected, depending on the senders’ IP addresses. …

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Most Organizations Suffered Ransomware Outage – Virtualization Review

News Data Protection Report: Most Organizations Suffered a Ransomware Outage A new data protection report from Veaam shows the massive impact of ransomware and other cybersecurity attacks currently plaguing the IT industry. In fact, according to the new 2022 Data Protection Trends report based on a survey that garnered nearly …

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Cyber ​​protection

By Simeon Tassev, MD and QSA at Galix It’s no secret that ransomware attacks are on the rise – the post-pandemic world of remote working has lent itself to an increase in both the speed and profitability of cyber threats. This goes hand in hand with growing awareness of the …

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There is no one-size-fits-all approach to modern cyber protection

By Simeon Tassev, MD and QSA at Galix It’s no secret that ransomware attacks are on the rise – the post-pandemic world of remote working has lent itself to an increase in both the speed and profitability of cyber threats. This goes hand in hand with growing awareness of the …

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Data protection authorities impose some of the highest fines in their history

The imposition of high fines, such as those imposed by the German and French authorities, is also becoming a reality in our country. Interestingly, however, the hefty fines weren’t for violating the GDPR, but for unsolicited advertising. Over the past year, the Czech Office for Personal Data Protection (“the Office”) …

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German court convicts website owner for violating GDPR by using Google-hosted fonts – WP Tavern

At the end of January, a regional court in Munich ruled that a plaintiff was entitled to an injunction and damages of €100 from an undisclosed website owner for transmitting the visitor’s IP address to Google through the use of Google Fonts. Since it is possible to use the fonts …

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Reviews | The protection of personal data is essential in the fight against fraud

Hayley Allen Every year on January 28, the world commemorates Data Privacy Day, an initiative of the US-based National Cyber ​​Security Alliance (NCSA), a non-profit organization promoting cybersecurity, education confidentiality and awareness. In support of this day, it is essential to remind customers to protect their personal data. Personal data …

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Cybersecurity and data protection in hybrid mode

Understand how to manage cybersecurity and data protection impacts during the pandemic and beyond. October 31, 2021, 3 min read introduction For many organizations, remote working has become the new normal during the pandemic, with home and hybrid …

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Zimbabwe Data Protection Law Review – Part 1 – Privacy

Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Data Protection Law Review – Part 1 January 21, 2022 Law Firm ChimwaMurombe To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Many people have woken up to the news that data protection law [Chapter 10:11] on December 3, 2021 …

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Final call: key takeaways from the 2021 data protection bill; January 11, 2022, 2:30 p.m.

This is a FINAL CALL for our members at 2:30 pm today on “Key takeaways from the Data Protection Bill 2021”. You can subscribe to MediaNama to participate in this call. If you are a member, please check your inbox for an invitation. The session will last approximately 90 minutes, …

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UAE – Ensuring data protection

(MENAFN- Khaleej Times) Madan Mohan, Director – Technology Risk Advisory, MBG Corporate Services on the growing need of organizations to integrate privacy laws and regulations into their structures In our daily life in this digital world, we often value the convenience more than the security of our data. However, the …

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Ensuring data protection – News

Madan Mohan, Director – Technology Risk Advisory, MBG Corporate Services on the growing need of organizations to integrate privacy laws and regulations into their structures In our daily life in this digital world, we often value the convenience more than the security of our data. However, the threat to our …

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Could the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) erase your games? It happened to a Ubisoft consumer

If you haven’t used your Ubisoft account for a while, the game publisher may delete your account because it is inactive. But in the summer of 2021, Tor decided to get back to gaming, so he bought a new gaming PC, only to find out he wasn’t able to log …

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Israeli study supports Pfizer’s findings that booster provides strong protection against omicron

An Israeli study appears to support Pfizer and BioNTech’s findings that three doses of their vaccine, including a booster as well as an initial two-shot regimen, provide strong protection against the omicron variant, Reuters reported. Blood samples from 20 people who received a third injection of the Pfizer vaccine a …

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HornetSecurity 365 Total Protection Review: Keeping Emails Perfectly Clean

Microsoft 365 is the dominant cloud messaging and collaboration service, and the recent rapid move towards hybrid and home work has dramatically increased its usage. Unfortunately, this popularity has a downside: although Microsoft does provide built-in email security features, they are relatively basic, making the platform a juicy target for …

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“Digital and online protection is a fundamental human right” – CHR – Manila Bulletin

Human Rights Commission Stressing that “online and digital protection is a fundamental human right”, the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) commended the National Commission for the Protection of Privacy (NPC) for its swift action against text messages rampant spamming unions seeking to fraudulently obtain sensitive personal information from individuals. The …

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Block Email Trackers with iOS 15 Email Privacy Protection

Keeping your data private and tightly controlled has gone from a niche to an absolute necessity in recent years, and few companies have invested as much in data protection as Apple. Over the past few years, the iPhone and iPad have acquired a wide range of privacy-enhancing options, including Sign …

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Radiation Protection Support Technical Advisor: Closing date November 16, 2021

Reference of the vacant position NV 40 21 Profession Technical advisor in radiation protection support Type of vacant position Open – Permanent Date of issue October 19, 2021 Closing Date November 16, 2021 HR contact [email protected] Band / Zone 4A or 4B (depending on experience) Rate of pay 4B: Admission: …

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IDrive Remote Desktop provides protection against cyber attacks and RDP vulnerabilities

LOS ANGELES, Oct.8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Remote office, a remote access solution from I drive which allows users to remotely access their RDP-based Windows computers and servers from any PC, Mac, Android, or iOS, aims to address vulnerability issues with RDP by implementing controls. robust access and security. …

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Truecaller says next India data protection bill could affect future revenue

India contributes 69% of Truecaller’s revenue, so even a minor impact from India could have bigger implications for this Sweden-based company. The Personal Data Protection Bill aims to ensure that the personal data of Indian citizens is protected and not stored abroad. Truecaller claims to be the third largest communication …

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Nuisance calls could lead to fines of several million pounds in UK | Data protection

Fines of several million pounds could be imposed for annoying or fraudulent calls and texts as part of a proposal to overhaul UK data rules. Companies behind harmful communications can be fined £ 500,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), but ministers consider aligning sanction with General Data Protection Regulation …

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Commvault Adds New Ransomware Protection and Response Services to its Data Security Solutions

TINTON FALLS, NJ, Sept.8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a recognized global leader in intelligent data services in on-premises, cloud and SaaS environments, today announced new ransomware services designed to help businesses prepare, protect and respond to today’s growing cyber threats. Ransomware attacks continue to rise and …

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Responsibility of the company in the protection of personal data

Nowadays, with the beginning of the Industrial Revolution 4.0, the globe has created and produced a new resource known as “Big Data”. As a result, technology companies will mine, analyze, and transfer this data to businesses and corporations that need to find consumers, improve work efficiency, and also reduce business …

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Threats to Business Security and 5 Tips to Strengthen Data Protection for SMBs

The number of major computer data leaks has been steadily increasing for years and we have seen significant leaks even in the past few months. In April 2021, LinkedIn suffered a data breach that stole sensitive information from over 500 million users, including email addresses, cell phone numbers, workplace information, …

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Turkish startup app blocks unwanted incoming calls

Years ago the late Ara Güler, Turkey’s most famous photographer and photojournalist, sat at the table next to us. Coincidentally, I got his autograph for two books published by Yapı Kredi Publications. The moment he learned that the person next to me was the CEO of a telecommunications operator, Güler …

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