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How to Get Prepared for Privacy Legislation
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TonyA940
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11/29/2019 | 11:36:52 AM
Re: CCPA
You may need to be GDPR compliant though, and other legislation around the world. The best practice is to implement a good security policy and secure data regardless of business size.
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TonyA940,
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11/29/2019 | 11:29:21 AM
Re: GDPR
And Marriott group around $125m, it's a serious amount of cash the regulatory is taking. As a victim of the BA breach, I fully support making examples of companies that have these issues.
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TonyA940,
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11/29/2019 | 11:27:12 AM
Re: Encryptions
I often get asked 'what should we encrypt', I always give the same answer - everything.
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TonyA940,
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11/29/2019 | 11:23:27 AM
Re: Data
Completely agree, the issue is the engagement. Unfortunately, people are only concerned when it directly affects them, while we know it affects everyone it needs to be personal to get attention and engagement. It's a huge challenge and hopefully, legislation will help control this. 
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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11/28/2019 | 2:43:07 PM
Data
As consumers, we need to engage in understanding the value of our data, who we allow to collect it, and what we allow them to do with it. Everyone started understanding the value of data anymore, the whole economy was created on it without anyone noticing it.
Dr.T
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Dr.T,
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11/28/2019 | 2:41:24 PM
Encryptions
Securing personal information should include, at a minimum, encryption and multifactor authentication Agee wit this statement, it is not optional anymore, encrypt everything you can not to be sorry.
Dr.T
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11/28/2019 | 2:39:39 PM
Lost of reputation
Without customer data, or with a lost reputation due to a data breach, the company is likely to suffer financially. I would agree, they may survive first attack but second would certainly bring any company down.
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Dr.T,
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11/28/2019 | 2:33:06 PM
GDPR
Under GDPR, we have recently witnessed British Airways being fined $230 million Europe started creating examples of how they are serious about GDPR.
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Dr.T,
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11/28/2019 | 2:29:54 PM
CCPA
the business has an annual gross revenue in excess of $25 million; the business annually trades the personal information of 50,000 or more consumers, households, or devices; or the business derives 50% or more of its revenue from selling consumers' personal information. Most SMBs would not fit into these criteria, so they can use our data as they want. :))


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