EU flag, data protection rules, GDPR

30 July, 2019

GDPR: data protection rules seen as ‘burdensome’ one year on

One year on, not everyone is impressed with data protection rules. Indeed, a survey reveals that many organisations feel the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) by the Europe...
cyber security, data security

4 February, 2019

Data security poses growing ethics risk

Just a few weeks ago Google received a record €50m (£44m) fine under data protection regulation, sending out a clear warning that companies need to proceed with extreme caution when harvesting, sto...
Cybersecurity, cyber-risk, cyber-attack, data privacy

4 June, 2018

Cybersecurity is a key corporate governance concern

Cybersecurity risk is real and pervasive as demonstrated by recent attacks t...
GDPR, data protection regulation

16 May, 2018

Many firms not ready for GDPR: but compliant organisations reap benefits

The 25 May General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) deadline has finally passed, but research from the previous week revealed that 85% of firms in Europe and the US would not be ready in time—and a...
Mazars, cybercrime, cybersecurity

15 May, 2018

A road map for protection against cybercrime security

As international cybercrime becomes big business and a primary corporate risk, boards are grappling with understanding its complexities, and ensuring robust defences are in place against hackers. T...
data security, data protection

5 February, 2018

European Commission urges businesses to prepare for data protection law

Businesses must do more to prepare for the introduction of new data protection regulations, said the European Commission at the launch of new guidelines for the law’s implementation. According to...
data, data protection, GDPR

25 January, 2018

GDPR and staff data: the final countdown

Businesses across the EU have just four months to prepare for the implementation of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The new regulation—which will take immediate effect from 25 May 2018...