May 5, 2020 l cybersecurity, comforte, award

Comforte AG wins Best Cyber Security Company of the Year 2020

From a business standpoint, the start of 2020 has been successful for comforte AG. In the space of three months, we are proud to announce that comforte AG has won a host of industry awards, including Best Security Company 2020 at the 2020 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards and, being named a Grand Trophy Winner, at the 16th Annual info Security...

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May 26, 2020 l GDPR, Compliance

GDPR - 2 Years On

GDPR. Four letters that have supposedly changed the way data security and privacy is viewed on a global scale. Now, two years on since the ...

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May 19, 2020 l Data Privacy, Compliance, Coronavirus, Pandemic

Reassessing Data Privacy Guidance During Coronavirus/Covid19 Pandemic

The UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published a document called: The ICO’s regulatory approach during the coronavirus public health...

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May 12, 2020 l GDPR, Data Privacy, Compliance

4 GDPR Violations that Multiple Companies have been Fined for

In a previous post, we looked at the highest GDPR fines to date. We thought it would be interesting to show what instigates fines like these, so...

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Jan 21, 2020 l Data Security, Data Privacy, Compliance, CCPA

CCPA is Here, but is Your Business Ready?

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) was approved by the Governor of California in 2018 and as of January 1, 2020 it is in full effect. The...

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Jan 14, 2020 l Tokenization, PCI DSS, Data Security, Data Protection, Compliance

PCI DSS Compliance Lower than Ever

In Verizon’s 2019 Payment Security Report, it was revealed that in 2018 only 36.7% of businesses are fully compliant with the Payment Card...

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Nov 20, 2019 l HIPAA, Compliance, Data-Centric Security, PII, Artificial Intelligence

How Artificial Intelligence will Affect Patient Data Protection

Following the successful introduction of Alexa’s healthcare services earlier this year, Amazon has announced that its AI, Textract, is now HIPAA...

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Nov 1, 2019 l Compliance, Data-Centric Security, Big Data, Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, challenges, IoT

Big Data Security Series Part 2: How Hard is it to Secure Big Data?

Survey says: exceedingly difficult.

But why?

Years ago, on traditional databases you had complete control over how to implement and protect your...

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Oct 21, 2019 l Tokenization, GDPR, PCI DSS, Data Security, Data Protection, Data Privacy, digital payments, open banking, Compliance, Data Breach, Data-Centric Security, Pseudonymisation, Cyber-security, CCPA

5 Trends Happening in Payments – Data Security is needed more than ever

A locally-famous Thai restaurant in San Diego County posted a message to customers requesting that they pay with a credit card, due to increased...

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May 24, 2019 l GDPR, Data Privacy, Compliance

One Year Later - What Were the Biggest GDPR Fines?

GDPR’s potential fines of 20 million EUR or 4% of global annual turnover had organizations across the globe shaking in their boots, but was the...

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