By Marcus Scharra, Co-CEO and Co-Founder, Senhasegura This year’s Data Privacy Week is a timely reminder of the growing importance of protecting data in our increasingly digital world. Data privacy has become a critical concern of governments around the globe, resulting in the tightening of regulations governing data collection, disclosure, […]

Make Data Privacy a Strategic Asset for your Company

By Jacob Ansari, National PCI Practice Leader at Mazars With a looming economic downturn and major tech companies undergoing layoffs, organizations are seeking ways to cut costs and minimize investments in the face of rising costs and slowing demand. Many organizations may consider security as a prime area for budget […]

Security and Privacy Programs Are Integral to Modern Business Operations

By David Vincent As a Certified Data Privacy Solution Engineer, I have led hundreds of data privacy risk assessment and remediation services across many industries. Maintaining effective data privacy can be challenging for organizations. According to the 2021 Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence Cost of Compliance annual report, two of the […]

Eight Key Investments for An Effective Data Privacy Risk Program

A recent GroupSolver study reveals concern among digital consumers about their personal information being collected and sold, and nearly half are willing to pay platforms to keep their data private.  Rasto Ivanic, Co-founder and CEO of GroupSolver® Every day, users’ online interactions are monitored and stored by technology companies to […]

Selling Privacy Protection Could Be a Win-Win for Big Tech ...

By Amanda Lieu, Product Marketing Manager, SEON The internet could never be just one thing. Does it allow for previously unheard-of levels of privacy, allowing anyone from political dissidents to criminals to organize anonymously? Of course. Does it also record everything we are doing, a true panopticon that is watching […]

The reality of online fraud means balancing privacy and security

By Rob Shavell, Co-Founder and CEO of Abine/DeleteMe The reality that governments, even democratically elected ones, abuse their citizens’ privacy is unsurprising. However, as the recent Pegasus scandal reveals, the way privacy is infringed upon by authorities who purport to protect it has entered a terrifying new era.  Developed by […]

The Government’s New Outsourced Surveillance Machine

By Peter Kelley OneTrust, a fast-growing data privacy, compliance and governance enterprise platform backed by leading VCs, has acquired Shared Assessments, the global membership organization dedicated to developing the best practices, education, and tools to drive third-party risk assurance.  Recent global events such as the COVID-19 pandemic and Solar Winds […]

OneTrust Acquires Shared Assessments, Third-Party Risk Management Leaders