Regulatory compliance and standard requirements

  • July 06, 2018 06 Jul'18

    European Parliament calls for suspension of Privacy Shield

    The Privacy Shield framework that replaced the Safe Harbour agreement for personal data transfers between the EU and the US is under increased pressure due to alleged non-compliance by US firms

  • July 04, 2018 04 Jul'18

    Singapore company turns to blockchain to improve food security

    SMC Nutrition is using a blockchain distributed ledger developed by a Singapore-based company to gain visibility across its supply chain and ensure food security

  • July 03, 2018 03 Jul'18

    Exiting EU committee cattle-prods government on 'data adequacy'

    House of Commons Select Committee for Exiting the European Union urges the government to start the process to secure a “Data Adequacy Decision” from the EU pronto

  • July 03, 2018 03 Jul'18

    Feds expand Facebook data sharing probe

    The US federal probe into Facebook’s data sharing practices is expanding and MEPs are considering new measures as the firm reveals it granted extended access to 61 companies and admits to another data sharing software bug

  • June 29, 2018 29 Jun'18

    UK government cyber security standard welcomed

    The information security community has welcomed the publication of the government’s minimum cyber security standard, which could be used by any organisation to improve its cyber defences

  • June 29, 2018 29 Jun'18

    GDPR exposes breach reporting flaws

    In the month since the GDPR compliance deadline, it has become clear that many organisations are not well prepared for personal data breach notifications, says PwC’s data protection lead