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Could GDPR prevent the Cambridge Analytica data breach?
Let's explore the event in light of how the world regards privacy today, and how the GDPR could have helped prevent such a large-scale breach of trust.
7 ways you can protect your privacy on social media
To avoid getting hacked, scammed, or threatened by criminals online and offline, here are 7 easy ways you can protect your personal information on social media.
5 privacy concepts you need to know in 2020
As a business owner, understanding basic data privacy terminology is crucial at a time when the world is undergoing a rapid digital transformation.
Privacy etiquette: Tips for doing business online
In the age of "making business personal", here's how to practice good privacy etiquette as a professional in your industry.
Is it a violation of privacy to show trends of user activity?
In this article, we’ll discuss how organisations can de-identify data using techniques like data anonymisation and aggregation.
What is social engineering?
Online scams and phishing attacks are prime examples of social engineering — a technique used to manipulate people into sharing confidential or personal information.
What should I do with user data if I sell my business?
When preparing to sell your business, one of the most important things to check off your to-do list is a data transfer.
Do you need a Data Protection Officer under the GDPR?
The roles and responsibilities of a Data Protection Office (DPO), and when the GDPR says you must have one.
5 privacy considerations for indie authors
While it’s never been easier to market yourself online, there are a range of data privacy laws that indie and self-published authors should be mindful of.