The Integris Data Privacy Dictionary serves as a resource to enable a better understanding of global data privacy regulations and terms. This privacy dictionary contains the most prevalent privacy terms that represent common searches, headlines, and worldwide regulations.
The increasing pace with which privacy laws and regulations are being introduced creates pressure on privacy professionals and the companies they work for like never before.
More and more employers are giving their workers the opportunity to own their workplace experience. According to a study by Global Workplace Analytics and FlexJobs, there was a 159% increase in remote work from 2005 to 2017. In fact, almost three quarters of today’s workforce consider a flexible working environment the “new normal.”
A few simple actions can help you gain more control over your data and the tracks you leave in the digital snow. Taking charge of your data privacy doesn’t mean trying to erase yourself completely from the internet. It means being intentional and cautious about the data trails you leave and knowing how to manage them. Here’s how.
As of January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is in effect. This means that California residents have new data privacy rights – forcing businesses in California to implement structural changes to their privacy programs. Two of the biggest challenges that businesses face when it comes to CCPA compliance is a lack of time and bandwidth.
Youth today are being raised in a connected world, yet they lack the knowledge and instincts necessary to keep themselves safe and secure online. Tablets, laptops, and smart devices are now the norm at home and school. One of the shortcomings in K-12 education is that students are taught to use various technologies, but they are not introduced to the threats they face while using them.
The best way to fight cybercriminals is through education and that can start at any age. As parents, caregivers, teachers and school administrators, we teach our children to learn how to safely cross a road and who to call in case of an emergency. We must also teach our kids proactive digital privacy and online safety behavior and give them the tools to own their own cyber safety.
During this first week of NCSAM, we will focus on what everyone needs to do to “own” – basically to keep their devices and online lives safe and secure – both at home and in the workplace. If you think about it, interconnectivity touches almost every aspect of our daily lifestyle whether at home with family and on go at school, work or out and about. While this constant connectivity offers countless possibilities for innovation and modernization, it also presents opportunities for potential cybersecurity threats that can compromise highly sensitive personal data.
If you’re a Capital One customer or believe your data may be among that which was accessed, here are 5 steps you should take to safeguard your information.