Getting GDPR Ready

Getting GDPR Ready

By Veronique Haverhals, managing director RSH, the Netherlands We are all aware of the new Global Data Protection Directive in the EU and the serious consequences non- compliance can have for our reputation, our customers and our industry. Especially since we have to...

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E-Government Sounds Great Until the First Hack

E-Government Sounds Great Until the First Hack

A group of Czech security researchers earlier this year discovered a way to steal identities from electronic ID cards used in a number of countries, known in the cryptography industry as a ROCA vulnerability. So far, the vulnerability has caused problems in Estonia --...

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EU privacy regulators to discuss Uber hack next week

EU privacy regulators to discuss Uber hack next week

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union privacy regulators will discuss ride-hailing app Uber’s [UBER.UL] massive data breach cover-up next week and could create a task-force to coordinate investigations. Uber faces regulatory scrutiny after CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said the...

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Enhancing the right to e-privacy

Enhancing the right to e-privacy

EU citizens exchanging information electronically such as via the internet should shortly be guaranteed stronger protection of any data so exchanged. A regulation recently proposed by the European Commission has the precise objective of enhancing the privacy of data...

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Todays Top Stories

Todays Top Stories

A second Privacy Shield legal challenge increases threat to EU-US data flows French digital rights group La Quadrature du Net is seeking to annul the European Commission decision implementing Privacy Shield The Privacy Shield transatlantic data transfer deal is now...

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Data Leaks

Data Leaks

Pressing lack of ICT-lawyers trough Hailing Data Leaks. Within 1.5 years certainly 25,000 additional privacy specialists are needed; questioned quality training. October 19th 2016 - Bart Schermer - Since January 2016 there are already more than 4000 exposed data...

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