Tag Archives: regulation

The Network and Information Systems Regulations 2018

While we were all focusing on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), there was another directive which became effective in May this year: The Network and Information Systems Regulations 2018 Known as the NIS Regulations. These regulations came into force on 10th May 2018. The NIS Directive is the first piece of EU-wide legislation on cybersecurity. They aim […]

GDPR Plan – Do you have yours?

Have you kicked off your GDPR programme of work? Do you think you will be compliant by 18th May 2018? Below I have listed the areas and questions that I feel should be considered. I have formed these into a high-level plan to aid implementation in a phased approach. Assess the questions and points. Identify […]

Surcharges For Card Payments Will Be Banned – Second Payments Services Directive

Good news, surcharges for card payments will be banned! We all resent paying these surcharges. In the vast majority of cases when PSD2 comes into force in Jan 2018, these charges will be a thing of the past. For example, when booking flights, paying in a newsagent or for that car service. This will apply […]

GDPR Privacy Notice

How are you getting on with being GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) ready?  I hope you are starting to consider what it is you need to do and at least communicate to the business the obligations you have as an organisation. And building awareness as required in step 1. Following on from my previous posts […]

Sharing Your Bank Transactions – Does That Concern You…

How easy is it to find out which account would be best for you and your individual situation? If you had access to a comparison site like those for Insurance products and energy providers would that help?

No secrets in our social media world!

1 Billion data records stolen in 2014 +78% increase in one year (2013) 2,803,036 data records/day 116,793 every hour 1,947 every minute 32 every second Shocking worldwide stats! The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – is on personal data protection: processing and free movement of data. It considers important aspects like globalization and technological […]