General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

GDPR compliance checklist: Is your organisation GDPR-ready?

Tips for ensuring your business is compliant with the new rules, whether you're overhauling old processes or setting up a business from scratch
8 Jul 2020
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What is shadow IT?

Hardware and software that isn't authorised by IT departments can leave businesses vulnerable
6 Jul 2020

Square is withholding up to 30% of customer funds

Rolling reserves mean withholding customer funds for up to 120 days
24 Jun 2020

Go digital to meet today’s critical compliance and security requirements

Digital transformation helps companies meet critical compliance and security requirements
2 Jun 2020

Master O365 governance, enforce security policies, and achieve regulatory compliance

Identify — and solve — security compliance pain points
6 May 2020
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Policy & legislation

What is Article 13 and Article 11?

The controversial copyright directive won the approval of EU member states
4 May 2020
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Information Commissioner

What is the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)?

Who is the Information Commissioner, what powers do they have, and how will the ICO enforce GDPR?
15 Apr 2020
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Widely-used cookie walls are flouting GDPR rules

Only 12% of third-party consent-seeking banners and notifications meet minimum requirements
13 Jan 2020

Testing for compliance just became easier

How you can use technology to ensure compliance in your organisation
10 Jan 2020
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

German telecoms firm slapped with €10m GDPR fine

People could access sensitive customer data in some cases by only providing a name and date of birth
12 Dec 2019
Policy & legislation

Boris Johnson commits to UK tech tax despite US pressure

Trump warned this week that 100% tariffs would be slapped on French goods if its own tax plans went ahead
4 Dec 2019
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Our 5-minute guide to Managed File Transfer

The ins and outs of MFT: What it is and why it surpasses the competition
1 Nov 2019
Business strategy

Adobe shuts down service to Venezuela

Adobe stops servicing Venezuela in compliance with Trump’s executive order
9 Oct 2019
Google Search
Policy & legislation

Google refuses to pay publishers amid copyright reform

Google's actions could effectively nullify the intentions of the controversial EU copyright reform
26 Sep 2019
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Policy & legislation

Huge fines headed for tech giants that host harmful content

New powers will allow Ofcom to fine companies up to 5% of their revenues
12 Aug 2019
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Britain harvests data from EU criminal database

In a potentially illegal act, the UK pre-empts losing access to a core EU database used for crime-fighting
29 Jul 2019
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Policy & legislation

EU plotting to overhaul rules governing tech giants

The latest crackdown against harmful content may take a more centralised shape
24 Jul 2019

Microsoft fined $25 million after Hungary misdealings

The three-year operation saw ill-gotten profits used for bribes to government officials
23 Jul 2019
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Policy & legislation

ICO neuters UK police use of facial recognition technology

Forces must assess data protection risks and eradicate racial bias from the software or face GDPR action
9 Jul 2019
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Policy & legislation

Tory leadership race: Where each candidate stands on UK tech

Top Tories are battling it out to be the country's next leader. But how do they stack up on issues from tech regulation to R&D investment?
14 Jun 2019
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Build a data governance strategy for the new digital era

Data is becoming an organisation’s most strategic asset
31 May 2019
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

GDPR is shaping the role of privacy in brand survival

Despite big fines levied, Citrix’s privacy chief says we still don’t have a sense of what enforcement will look like
24 May 2019
European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager
Policy & legislation

Google hit with €1.49bn fine for antitrust violations

European Competition Commissioner says Google abused its market dominance with restrictions on its AdSense platform
20 Mar 2019