Tag Archives: information security

GDPR Day Has Commenced

GDPR day

GDPR Day has commenced May 25th is finally upon us, which means GDPR day has commenced. Many companies are likening GDPR to the dreaded Y2K we faced at the end of the last millennium.  Sure, it is true that they do share a sense of major consequences if requirements aren’t… Read more »

Need-to-Know GDPR Terminology for Compliance Success- Part 1

GDPR Terminology

GDPR from A-Z The GDPR is just a few months away, which means the countdown-crunch to compliance has begun. If you’re just beginning to learn about the General Data Protection Regulation, being implemented by the European Union in May, use this GDPR Terminology Cheat-Sheet (terms from A to D) to… Read more »

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Reporting

GDPR data reporting

  A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Reporting So, you’re trying to make sense of these new data protection regulations being implemented by the European Union. Breaking down your compliance process into steps can help make the task a little easier.  By now you should have discovered the data… Read more »

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Protection

GDPR data protection

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Protection Welcome back to our blog series explaining how to achieve effective GDPR compliance through four simple steps.  The main objective of GDPR legislation is to protect and empower all EU citizens with stringent information rights.  After you have discovered the data that… Read more »

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Governance

GDPR data governance

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Governance Many companies such as yours are wondering where to begin making efforts towards GDPR compliance.  In our last blog, we discussed how data discovery is the first step to GDPR compliance.  Now we’ll discuss the second step in your journey to GDPR… Read more »

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Discovery

GDPR data discovery

A Simple Journey to GDPR Compliance: Data Discovery The EU’s GDPR imposes requirements on how organizations process both client data and internal company data. In order to comply, you must ensure that your company can easily locate and update personal data while ensuring that the data remains secure.  To do… Read more »

How to Protect your Data for GDPR Compliance

GDPR Compliance

How to Protect your Data for GDPR Compliance The goal for GDPR compliance is to protect your company’s sensitive data from exposure to threats.  Not to mention, if your company is not taking steps to protect the data of your employees and customers, you will be fined for non-compliance. We… Read more »

GDPR is coming! Is your organization prepared?

GDPR Compliance

Prepare Your Business for the Impending GDPR Mandate  The countdown begins as organizations across the world are gearing up for the European Union’s latest privacy legislation.  This will affect every business in control of EU residents’ personal data.  It isn’t too late for you to start aligning your company, but… Read more »

5 Steps to Increase Your Cyber Security Awareness

increase cybersecurity awareness

5 Steps to Increase Your Cyber Security Awareness Many people want to increase their cyber security awareness, but are at a loss as to how or what to do about it. Our classes, at CyberTraining 365, have more of a technical bent toward very technical certifications, but it doesn’t require… Read more »

Hacks, Leaks and Breaches: Our Top 6 Stories of 2016

Hacks, Leaks and Breaches: Our Top 6 Stories of 2016 2016 brought more hacks, leaks and breaches to light than any previous year. Many of these issues will persist into 2017, especially with all the claims around the Russians hacking the DNC, a rise of DDoS-for-Sale services and ransomware continuing… Read more »