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The Top 3 Reasons to Integrate DLP with a Cloud Access Security Broker

Companies of all sizes are adopting cloud-based services, such as Microsoft Office 365, as a way to give their end-users greater flexibility and easier access to core business applications.  This requires corporate IT departments to reexamine their current data security posture, including Data Loss Prevention policies to better monitor and ...

Data Security

Creating Ripples: The Impact and Repercussions of GDPR, So Far

“GDPR is coming, GDPR is coming!” For months this was all we heard – everyone was discussing GDPR’s impending arrival on May 25th, 2018, and what they needed to do to prepare for the new privacy regulation. GDPR – the General Data Protection Regulation – first came to fruition on April ...

Data Security

Google Chrome 68 Changes and Their Impact on Data Protection

Google announced in November last year that they planned to make changes to Chrome to improve stability of their browser, specifically by blocking third party applications from injecting code into Chrome’s processes1.  In July, with the release of Chrome 68, they will start to enforce this. While the logic behind ...

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Reaching GDPR: A Partner Approach

As Raj Samani, Chief Scientist and Fellow at McAfee says, “It’s critical that businesses do everything they can to protect one of the world’s most valuable assets: data.” Whether your organization achieved compliance with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) by the enforcement date on May 25, or still has a ...

Enterprise Data Security

Financial Services and GDPR: What 200 Professionals Told Us About Their Data Protection

When the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (DPR) comes into full force May 25, European citizens will receive greater privacy protection and regulators will have a strengthened authority to take action against businesses that breach the new laws. Fines of up to 4% of annual global revenue or ...

Enterprise Data Security

The Tortoise and The Hare Part II: May 25th is a Friday, or Great Data Protection Rocks even after Memorial Day

At one point in my career, I was responsible for launching massive websites.  We’d talk about when and how we flip the switch to launch the new website.  At least once during every project someone would ask me who got to flip the switch, as though we would have a ...

Data Security

The Tortoise and the Hare of GDPR, Part I: Don’t Panic

In preparation for May 25, data-driven companies (and really, that’s most of us) have started doing business differently, bracing for the enforcement date of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). And all companies with customers and employees who are residents of the European Union should be handling personal data carefully ...

Enterprise Data Security

GDPR: Great Data Protection Rocks – Especially on Data Privacy Day

International Data Privacy Day might seem like an odd holiday, especially for businesses to observe. That’s what we thought about Earth Day, launched in 1970, and today companies around the world announce their public support every year. International Data Privacy Day marks the day – back in 1981 — that ...

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How McAfee Embedded Security Helps Medical Device Manufacturers

The blog was written by Tom Moore. Like other Internet of Things (IoT) devices, medical equipment is a vulnerable attack surface. By 2018, it’s expected that sales of medical devices will exceed 14 million units—more than five times the sales of 2012.1 Network- and cloud-connected medical devices used in clinical ...

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Vorbereitung auf die Datenschutz-Grundverordnung 2017, Teil 4: Ihr Sicherheitskontrollzentrum (SOC)

Dies ist der vierte Teil einer Reihe von Blog-Beiträgen, mit denen Sicherheitsverantwortliche und Führungskräfte in Unternehmen auf die Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (DSGVO) 2017 vorbereitet werden sollen. Eine der wichtigsten Anforderungen gemäß der neuen Datenschutz-Grundverordnung ist die Meldung von Kompromittierungen. Die Meldung einer Kompromittierung setzt natürlich die Fähigkeit voraus, eine Datenkompromittierung zu erkennen ...

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