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Numerous points of entry lead to multi-million euro penalties for data security breaches.

Data security breaches are now among the most common serious incidents affecting businesses. In this respect, 2019 was a bad year for companies. It was a year that saw some of the highest penalties imposed for violating data protection regulations, with examples such as the 50 million euro fine on Google LLC for non-compliance with GDPR transparency rules an
Publish At:2020-10-29 09:40 | Read:158 | Comments:0 | Tags:Adaptive Defense Business News b2b data breach data control

Enforcement of the GDPR will be strengthened in 2020

At the end of 2019, German data protection authorities indicated that they would intensify the use of the framework of sanctions of the GDPR in 2020. Initially, authorities focused primarily on monitoring, advising and supporting companies in the implementation of GDPR. Enforcement of fines In the past, we have reported on several record breaking fines. For
Publish At:2020-03-09 09:44 | Read:1026 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business Security b2b data control gdpr Germany

The GDPR in 2019: the year of the million euro fine

The GDPR came into force in May 2018. This European regulation revolutionized personal data protection, and helped increase awareness of this important subject. The regulation sets out hefty fines of up to 4% of a company’s global annual turnover, or up to €20 million, for organizations that infringe the rules. Although we started to see  a few sanctions und
Publish At:2019-12-18 10:35 | Read:1495 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business Security data breach data control gdpr

For real data privacy, transparency and encryption are our best hopes

With Net Neutrality close to becoming a reality in the United States, Europe’s telecom companies appear ready to fight for consumers’ trust. At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, Telefonica CEO Cesar Alierta called for strict rules that will foster “digital confidence”. Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao’s keyn
Publish At:2015-03-16 10:25 | Read:4254 | Comments:0 | Tags:Privacy Security authentication data control data privacy en

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