GDPR and Brexit – a view from the European Commission

Officials from the European Commission outline what Brexit will mean for GDPR compliance, including the current extension until the end of October. What happens to GDPR during the Brexit extension period? The UK remains an EU member state and so EU law is still...

Customers need to be at the centre of GDPR plans

Responding to a breach is not just about data, it is about taking care of, and protecting, customers   The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has shone a light on how businesses prepare for, and respond to, a data breach. With cyber criminals becoming...

UK trade sector risks GDPR fines over poor data disposal

In the two months following the introduction of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), 44% of businesses in the trade sector did not wipe the data from redundant IT equipment before disposal. This is the main finding of a survey of more than...