Archives: February 2021

DATE February 23, 2021 4:17 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Is “Data Spill” The Latest Buzz Word In The World Of Data Protection

A story today in the BBC reports that social app Clubhouse suffered a “data spill” over the weekend https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-56163623.  The article quotes both Clubhouse’s chief technology officer David Thiel and Australian cyber-security researcher Robert Potter arguing a differentiation between a data spill and a data breach.  Robert Potter determines that...
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DATE February 23, 2021 9:59 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Data Protection Compliance Audits

In last week’s Lunchtime Takeaway Session we discussed Data Protection Compliance Audits. A compliance audit is a review performed to ascertain an enterprise’s adherence to regulatory guidelines. Audit reports evaluate the strength and comprehensiveness of an organization’s compliance preparations, security policies, user access controls, and risk management procedures. In the...
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DATE February 18, 2021 12:20 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Upcoming Events

Our Lunchtime Takeaway Sessions take place every Friday from 12:30 to 13:30, during these sessions our top consultants come together to speak about various topics related to Data Protection. We are working closely with our clients to find common struggles so we can create the best possible list of events...
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DATE February 9, 2021 2:00 pm POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Lunchtime Takeaway Session – Accountability

There are seven basic data protection principles under EU data protection law. The principles lie at the heart of the law and, although they don’t give hard and fast rules, they embody the spirit of the regulatory framework. Therefore, compliance with the principles is a fundamental building block to any...
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DATE February 3, 2021 11:00 am POSTED BY CATEGORY Blog

Safer Internet Day

Next Tuesday is the 18th Safer Internet Day, a day which calls upon all stakeholders to join together to make the internet a safer and better place for all and especially for children and young people. At the very least, Safer Internet Day is a good hook on which to...
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