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ABC’s of Privacy This Week – Jan 08, 2020

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We classify our weekly privacy newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause Facebook Unveils Privacy Tool Update Tech…
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ABC's Privacy Newsletter

ABC’s of Privacy This Week – Jan 02, 2020

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We classify our weekly privacy newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause California’s Consumer Privacy Act Goes Into…
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Want to Know About the Skills That Will Get You a Top DPO Job?

Top 5 Skills Companies Look for in a DPO These are the list of top 5 skills companies look-in when they want to hire a DPO for their organization: KNOWLEDGE ABOUT REGULATIONS: Deep understanding of all current and proposed data protection regulations of GDPR law and CCPA CERTIFICATIONS: Hold at least one data protection and/or…
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What Do Companies Look for When They Hire Data Protection Officers (DPO’s)?

Top 5 Soft Skills Companies Look for in a DPO These are the list of top 5 soft skills companies look-in when they want to hire a DPO for their organization: ETHICAL COMPASS High levels of integrity and professional ethics with the ability to remain impartial and report all incidents of non-compliance CONTINUOUS LEARNING A…
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ABC’s of Privacy This Week – 16th Oct 2019

We are excited to launch a weekly newsletter for all the privacy-related news across the globe. We plan to classify our weekly newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your valuable comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause Researchers rolling out privacy-preserving…
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California Consumer Protection Act CCPA Checklist

Checklist to Verify Whether the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) Applies to Your Company

The strongest set of data protection rules to date – GDPR – came into effect across the European Union on May 25, 2018. The intent was to modernize laws protecting the private information of individuals. But what the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) really did was pave the way for the implementation of similar regulations…
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Privacy Enigineering

Privacy Engineering: What is Privacy Engineering? Why is it important?

The host of the morning show Good Day Philadelphia, Karen Hepp, is suing Facebook, Reddit and several other websites for salacious content after her image, taken by a surveillance camera at a convenience store in New York, was misused in advertisements displayed on these sites. In her plaint filed in early September 2019, she stated…
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ABC’s of Privacy This Week – Feb 19, 2020

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We classify our weekly privacy newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause Washington Privacy Bill Clears State Senate…
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ABC’s of Privacy This Week – Feb 12, 2020

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We classify our weekly privacy newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause ACCC Finalizes Consumer Data Right Rules…
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Data Purpose Can Make All the Difference

Associating data with a business purpose and not a commercial purpose can permit greater data sharing, and avoid the application of the CCPA altogether.  What is the difference between a business purpose and a commercial purpose under the CCPA and why is it important?  In short, the difference is one of what realm of things…
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Challenges Faced By India’s Data Protection Bill

oneDPOs weekly blog on India’s Data Protection Bill gives a detailed analysis of the current developments of the bill. This week we analyze the significant challenges faced by India’s Data Protection Bill. The bill faces two challenges upfront, which needs to be resolved as it has the potential to threaten cybersecurity globally. Challenge 1: Lack of…
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Reasons to map and track your data

Why to Track and Map Your Organizational Data?

By 2020, the total digital data generated annually is expected to reach 44 zettabytes approximately. Companies want to ensure that the customer data they collect is put to the best possible use. This blog provides the reasons to track and map consumer data. Why is It Important for Organizations to Map the Data? Organizations must…
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Google Takeout Tool Shares Private Videos

In the latest privacy mishap, Google admits that it mistakenly shared private photos to strangers. According to Google, the leak happened while users exported their personal content from the photo-sharing service in the cloud. Though Google says that the data privacy breach affected only a small number of Google Photos users, the extent of the…
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ABC's of Privacy This Week

ABC’s of Privacy This Week – Feb 05, 2020

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We classify our weekly privacy newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause Indonesian Submits Draft Data Protection Law…
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Data Protection Law in India

Introduction Data protection law in India is a step closer to being enacted after Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019, in Parliament. Due to the compound increase in the number of online transactions and the amount of data generated, we require a concrete bill to enhance our data…
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ABC’s of Privacy This Week – Jan 29, 2020

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We classify our weekly privacy newsletter into three parts namely Applause, Breaches and Current News (ABC’s) of Privacy news. For any feedback on our weekly newsletter, please feel free to send your comments to social@onedpo.com. Applause NY Bans The Use Of Facial…
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Obstacles to Privacy Engineering

What are the Obstacles for Privacy Engineering?

Author: Ethan Heilig    Users ought to have a say in the way their data is used and protected. The GDPR, CCPA, and New York Privacy bill attempts to improve transparency and give consumers a seat at the table. While these laws have good intentions, they do not address the incentives that make rigorous data transparency…
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