Category: Data Privacy

Is Fitbit Users’ Data Safe With Google?

Google Acquires Fitbit Alphabet, Google’s parent company announced on Friday that it is acquiring San-Francisco based smartwatch maker Fitbit for $2.1 billion. Fitbit, the pioneer in wearable technology, has also issued a statement that Google was paying $7.35 per share in cash. Fitbit offers a variety of smartwatches that can send messages, make calls as…
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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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ABC’s of Privacy This Week – 30th Oct 2019

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 Mastercard Launches Data Responsibility Imperative Programme…
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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 – 23rd Oct 2019

Welcome to our weekly privacy newsletter to read the latest privacy-related news from across the globe. We 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 Ireland tops the list for privacy…
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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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Privacy Enigineering

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

Table of Contents Introduction Importance of Privacy Engineering Degree in Privacy Engineering Privacy Engineering – Top Jobs Privacy Engineering Framework 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…
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Top 5 challenges for Data Protection Officers (DPOs) in 2020

Who is a DPO? What is the role of a DPO? The role of a Data Protection Officer (DPO) has come into sudden sharp focus after the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation law came into effect on May 2018. Yet many people outside the EU still do not clearly understand the role of a Data…
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Data Subject Access Requests (DSARs) – How to Review Them

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25 May 2018 as a way to modernize personal information protection laws. Even a year later, a recent Thomson Reuters survey found businesses worldwide are struggling to comply with the new legal framework. Not only are consumers using data subject access requests (DSARs), but employees…
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