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How data analytics and privacy can coexist

"If data is the new oil, then analytics are the new refinery without which any modern business is unable to make informed decisions," writes Mode Analytics Head of Security and Privacy Rafae Bhatti, CIPP/US, CIPM. "However, data analytics and privacy are seldom assumed to go together. If media repor...
Web con: 'How Privacy Tech Is Bought and Deployed'
For the second straight year, the IAPP and TrustArc released their survey on how privacy technology products are purchased and deployed within an organization. Join the IAPP Oct. 15 for this sponsored web conference to learn about the key takeaways from the survey, including what technology is commo...
Dutch court rules church will comply with DSAR
According to the website for the Dutch courts, the Hague Court of Appeal has ruled a Dordrecht church must comply with a data subject access request. The ruling upholds a prior decision by the Rotterdam District Court in favor of the defendant, who was denied access to documents containing personal ...
ICDPPC annual conference set for Oct. 21-24
The 41st International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners will be held in Tirana, Albania, Oct. 21 through 24. The ICDPPC announced the theme of this year's event is "Convergence and connectivity: raising global data protection standards in the digital age." The conference featu...
OTA puts privacy notices against GDPR, CCPA, PIPEDA
The Internet Society’s Online Trust Alliance examined 1,200 privacy notices to see whether companies are compliant with existing and upcoming privacy laws. The OTA looked at 29 categories within the privacy notices and matched them with requirements found within the EU General Data Protection Regula...