There is no doubt that the tech world has welcomed huge possibilities and change. With this power, big tech giants have stormed onto the scene. However, the European Union is acting against these giants.
General Data Protection Regulation is a regulation that requires businesses to protect the personal data and privacy of EU citizens for transactions that occur within EU member state.
This seeks to address the tech companies who earn huge amounts of money without recognising the journalists and creative thinkers whose work is on the website. Furthermore, democracy would be protected alongside a diverse media landscape. Therefore, every media user would benefit.
With cyber-security incidents increasing, GDPR scares and the Cambridge-Analytica crisis, data security is on everyone’s mind. UK consumers are expressing willingness to walk away from a business that fails to look after their personal data. From this, retailers are most at risk of customer loss.
Eight months after the landmark rules came into effect, data released by the…
Research has shown that the fear of fines through GDPR is making some firms more likely to pay cyber ransom than report the breach. This is a very scary thought and extremely counterproductive. Why is this happening and what could be done to prevent this?
What most people forget as they wade through mountains of paperwork is that GDPR is fundamentally a good thing. Tim Cook said so.
What impact has the new data protection directive had on businesses so far?…