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GDPR and the cloud
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cloud computing

GDPR and the cloud

We take a look at the core areas you need to consider to be GDPR compliant whilst using the cloud
1 Jul 2022
Review calls for urgent new laws over use of biometric technology
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Policy & legislation

Review calls for urgent new laws over use of biometric technology

Report also calls for the creation of a biometrics ethics board and greater scrutiny of data sharing
30 Jun 2022
FCC commissioner urges Apple and Google to remove TikTok from app stores
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data protection

FCC commissioner urges Apple and Google to remove TikTok from app stores

This comes after it emerged that TikTok’s owners in Beijing have repeatedly accessed sensitive data collected from US citizens
29 Jun 2022
UK unveils Data Reform Bill, scrapping parts of GDPR and promising £1 billion in savings
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data protection

UK unveils Data Reform Bill, scrapping parts of GDPR and promising £1 billion in savings

The reforms, which stop short of abolishing GDPR entirely, also include an overhaul to the Information Commissioner's Office and a watering-down of ru…
16 Jun 2022
Mozilla adds 'Total Cookie Protection' to its browser
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privacy

Mozilla adds 'Total Cookie Protection' to its browser

The new function will separate cookies into a "cookie jar" and prevent user tracking
15 Jun 2022
Using Google Takeout to reclaim your data
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privacy

Using Google Takeout to reclaim your data

Everyone knows your data drives the Google machine, but now you can find out exactly what it holds on you
11 Jun 2022
What is shoulder surfing?
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social engineering

What is shoulder surfing?

This social engineering technique can pose a major security risk, so here's how to best protect against it
10 Jun 2022
India’s new cyber rules risk driving away tech companies
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Policy & legislation

India’s new cyber rules risk driving away tech companies

A tech industry body has flagged that the rules could create create an “environment of fear”
6 Jun 2022
Data protection policies and procedures
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data protection

Data protection policies and procedures

Why your company needs them, and what they should include
2 Jun 2022
What is your digital footprint?
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Business strategy

What is your digital footprint?

Your digital footprint is always growing – so we explore how you can keep it under control
31 May 2022
Protecting healthcare from cybercrime
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Whitepaper

Protecting healthcare from cybercrime

Best practices to address evolving cyber security threats
25 May 2022
Clearview AI fined £7.5m over improper use of UK data
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Information Commissioner

Clearview AI fined £7.5m over improper use of UK data

Australian facial recognition firm collected 20 billion images from the internet without consent in order to build its database
23 May 2022
The cookie phase-out might precede an AdTech apocalypse
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digital marketing

The cookie phase-out might precede an AdTech apocalypse

With the industry phasing out third-party cookies, what does this mean for businesses reliant on them to track and improve their campaigns?
20 May 2022
Understanding the economics of in-cloud data protection
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Whitepaper

Understanding the economics of in-cloud data protection

Data protection solutions designed with cost optimisation in mind
12 May 2022
UK data watchdog cut IT spending by £1.2 million during pandemic
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public sector

UK data watchdog cut IT spending by £1.2 million during pandemic

The ICO’s IT budget has been slashed by around 23% since 2019
12 May 2022
GDPR “slowing innovation” in the Android app market, research claims
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Google Android

GDPR “slowing innovation” in the Android app market, research claims

National Bureau of Economic Research claims that GDPR had killed off 32.4% of apps available on the Google Play Store
10 May 2022
Google to add more Workspace data transfer controls in Europe
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data protection

Google to add more Workspace data transfer controls in Europe

Tech giant to offer "Sovereign Controls" in 2022 and 2023 to help navigate the "evolving" data landscape
4 May 2022
Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils fastest storage architecture in company history
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Server & storage

Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils fastest storage architecture in company history

New PowerStore update aims to deliver up to a 50% mixed-workload performance boost and up to 66% greater capacity
4 May 2022
Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils security offerings for major cloud providers
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public cloud

Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils security offerings for major cloud providers

The tech giant also added Cyber Recovery Services to its existing Apex portfolio and announced a multi-cloud collaboration with Snowflake Data Cloud
3 May 2022
What is identity management?
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identity and access management (IAM)

What is identity management?

Make sure only the right people have access to your infrastructure
29 Apr 2022
EU rules against Meta in data privacy row
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data protection

EU rules against Meta in data privacy row

The European Court of Justice (CJEU) says consumer groups can take legal action over data privacy breaches
29 Apr 2022
Google adds "reject all" cookie buttons to appease EU regulators
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data protection

Google adds "reject all" cookie buttons to appease EU regulators

New banners will be applied to Search and YouTube in France before rolling out across Europe
22 Apr 2022
Data protection by design isn’t just a buzzphrase you can ignore
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data protection

Data protection by design isn’t just a buzzphrase you can ignore

This principle should guide you on every step of a customer’s journey because, if you get it wrong, you could land on the wrong side of the law
16 Apr 2022