General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Explained

  The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is new EU legislation that comes into force on 25th May 2018 and will apply to businesses of all sizes operating in EU. GDPR Financial penalties – Increased fines Penalties for not conforming to the legislation will increase under GDPR, creating a bigger risk for businesses. Under the existing Data Protection Act, security breaches could be met with a maximum fine of £500,000.…

GDPR May 25, Just 111 days. Are you ready ?

Found this interesting GDPR countdown clock by one of the many riding the Europe Union regulation General Data Protection Regulation There are hajar (1000 in hindi) guys trying to ride on this bus, including all our SaaS industry friends, leaders. But for my limited understanding this is just one another compliance. People are so much brouha about it because of the fines in term of revenue if found non-compliance. Have seen…

Why consumers feel more empowered about privacy

By Fatemeh Khatibloo The tide is turning on privacy. Since the earliest days of the World Wide Web, there has been an increasing sense that the Internet would effectively kill privacy – and in the wake of the NSA PRISM program revelations, that sentiment was stronger than ever. Forrester found that attitudes on privacy are evolving: Consumers are beginning to shift from a state of apathy and resignation to caution…