GDPR

October 9, 2017

SECURITY

GDPR Compliance: Weather You Like it or Not

Imagine this: A weather app that tracks you without your knowledge or consent! An Innocuous Weather App? Weather apps are great. Who doesn’t have one? Like everyone else, you downloaded a free weather app to your smartphone years ago. At that time it asked you to share your current location, as it promises the best […]

September 14, 2017

SECURITY

Get Ready, Get Certified: Early Adoption of CBPR Makes Doing Business with Asia Easier

While the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) enforcement deadline is less than a year away and it’s “all systems go” to get ready, privacy – like all other fundamental human rights – is not just a European issue. The specific rules and requirements might differ between jurisdictions, but the principles of protecting and respecting […]

July 18, 2017

FINANCIAL SERVICES

Digital Transformation: Analysing Analytics

With analytics top-of-mind for every industry, Simon Blissett dives into network and applications analytics in Financial Services.

July 5, 2017

SECURITY

GDPR: Start Your Privacy Protection Planning Now

One of the most talked about topics at the June Infosecurity Europe 2017 conference in London was the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This is a new law concerning data privacy which will render the implications of a data breach much more severe and comes into force in all EU countries from 25th May 2018. […]

June 30, 2017

SECURITY

GDPR, Cisco and You

In less than a year from now, on May 25, 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be enforced, significantly increasing potential fines and costs for data processing in EU member countries and anywhere EU personal data is processed. GDPR replaces the existing patchwork of EU National Data Protection legislation and brings a […]

June 16, 2017

FINANCIAL SERVICES

EU Welcomes Big Data Legislation

  Technology is rapidly changing the way we live, work and play. Eight billion devices a year are being brought online. As they are connected, the amount of data in...

May 24, 2017

SECURITY

Can Your Organisation Be Breached? Find Out with a Red Team

Have you ever wondered about how the everyday information available on your network could compromise your entire organisation? I lead the Cisco Security Advisory Services team in EMEAR.  We recently performed a “Red Team” exercise in which our client set us the objective of attempting to gain access to their client database. For the uninitiated: […]