Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Tag: Data Protection

Data Privacy

China plunges into digital regulatory regime, adopts law to protect users’ personal information

The law makes provisions prohibiting the excessive collection of personal information and big data-enabled price discrimination against existing customers

With an eye on Alibaba & Tencent, China pushes through law on personal information protection

The new law that looks to tighten its control over information gathered by companies about the public is also seen as a crackdown on internet industries
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Facial recognition biggest threat to individuals’ private lives, data protection: EU privacy watchdog

Facial recognition poses one of the biggest challenges to individuals’ private lives and the fundamental rights to data protection and privacy, EU privacy watchdog the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) said
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Centre tells Delhi High Court to stay implementation of WhatsApp’s new privacy policy

Under the new privacy policy by WhatsApp, which is likely to come into force on May 15, the users cannot opt not to share their data with other Facebook-owned or third-party apps
Digital India: Digital sectors to contribute 10% to India's GDP by 2025, says McKinsey

Renewed focus on infrastructure in Budget 2021 to accelerate technology adoption

A renewed focus on infrastructure would mean accelerated technology adoption, which cannot be accomplished without data privacy measures, propelled by data protection.
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Why cybersecurity threats have increased during Covid-19 pandemic

Cybersecurity industry has never had more significant task to carry out than guarding strategic associations and businesses from digital assaults during the coronavirus pandemic
Veritas becomes reseller of Carbonite Endpoint

Veritas becomes reseller of Carbonite Endpoint

Data protection firm Carbonite and Veritas Technologies have partnered to focus on enhanced endpoint device protection to Veritas customers.
Despite increasing spend on data protection, 85% firms may not be fully GDPR compliant on time: Capgemini

Despite increasing spend on data protection, 85% firms may not be fully GDPR compliant on time: Capgemini

With the May 25 GDPR deadline fast approaching, there is a mixed picture across Europe when it comes to readiness,” says a report from Capgemini.
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Fortinet CIOs conference in Vienna focuses on securing hybrid Indian enterprise

Cybersecurity firm Fortinet hosted its annual 361° Security Conference in Vienna, Austria. CIOs from India & SAARC attended this three-day conference to discuss the benefits and potential issues facing Indian enterprises in their effort to embark on a successful digital transformation journey.
The panel which draws its members from government, academia and industry will study and identify key data protection issues and recommend methods to address them. (Photo/Agency)

Modi govt forms panel to suggest data protection framework

The committee of experts headed by Justice B N Srikrishna, former judge of Supreme Court will suggest a draft data protection bill
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