Category: CyberSecurity

magnifying glass hovering over laptop analyzing data

Utah Consumer Privacy Act

,
Utah may have been the 45th state to get a star on the Star-Spangled Banner, but it’s at the forefront of data privacy in the US. As the fourth state to pass a comprehensive privacy law governing how businesses can collect and use consumer…

What Is Data Minimization?

, , ,
Do you remember going to your grandparents’ house as a kid and pulling out a kitchen drawer jam-packed with expired mayonnaise and ketchup packets from a dozen different restaurants? Or opening a closet door . . . and having hundreds of gift…

Privacy Considerations During Mergers & Acquisitions

,
Ever since the East India Company and the English Company Trading to the East Indies (so original, right?) merged in 1708, companies have been joining forces and buying each other out in an attempt to increase their hold on their market of choice. During…
Data Privacy Day of winter month calendar january

Celebrating World Data Privacy Day in 2022 (and How You Can Make It a Data Privacy Year)

, , , , ,
Our favorite time of the year is finally here—and yes, we know the winter holidays have already come and gone. But as much we may love warming up with a cup of hot cocoa (topped off with unreasonable amounts of marshmallows, please!), there’s…

What Is Included in a Privacy Risk Assessment?

, ,
Every action and adventure movie in the history of movies has a scene that looks like this: IN SECRET LAIR -- NIGHT Hilariously funny computer-nerd sidekick with crushing social anxiety is talking with an uber-suave, secret super-agent…
Fintech Privacy Best Practices Header

May the Force Be With You: How Fintech Companies Can Leverage the Power of Data Privacy

, ,
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, all banking had to be done in person. Mobile deposits didn’t exist, stocks couldn’t be bought and sold on a cell phone, account statements were snail-mailed, not emailed, and friends had to pay…

Keeping Cybersecurity Awareness Month in Your Heart (and Your Programming) Year Round

Ahhh, October. Changing leaves, dropping temperatures, pumpkin spice everything. What’s not to love? One of the best things about the only month to start with an O? Our favorite holiday, one that unites people around the country, is in…
data mapping visual

Data Mapping Best Practices

, , , ,
When you go on a road trip, you need to know where you’re going and how you’re going to get there. When you are building a data privacy and security program, you need to know the same things. How to Plan Your Data Mapping Road Trip Anyone…

Privacy vs. Security

, ,
What is the difference between privacy and security? Good question! If you’re not sure, you’re not alone. These two issues are related—but they’re not exactly the same. Curiosity piqued? Allow us to explain. Two sides of the same data…
Lock for protection of the network in the hands of a businessman on a blurred background.

What Tech Companies Are Missing In Privacy

, , , ,
“Regarding social media, I really don't understand what appears to be the general population's lack of concern over privacy issues in publicizing their entire lives on the Internet for others to see to such an extent... but hey it's them,…