Category Archives: Data Protection

GDPR & Information Security: Where They Overlap & Where They Don’t

In 2018 the EU implemented the General Data Protection Regulation, better known as the GDPR. This regulation affected not only the EU but everyone in the world that does business with or handles European Union citizens’ data. Businesses of every size had to take action to protect their customers’ and employees’ data and avoid fines. […]

GDPR staff training – why it’s important.

GDPR staff training

The media often reports about the elaborate scams companies become victims of. Sometimes someone is mistakenly given access to a network that they should not have access to. Often attackers have an easy job. Social media sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn provide information to identify employees with access to networks and systems. Then a […]

Deleting Social Media – Saying Goodbye to Facebook

saying goodbye to social media - how to delete your history

Deleting social media and your data history – why do it? More and more people are deleting social media and for good reason. With a total of 1.8 billion active users, Facebook and YouTube are by far the largest social media platforms. Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat and LinkedIn – in that order[1] – trail behind them at […]