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Target settlement sees final data breach bill hit $70mDataIQ News24th May 2017 US retail giant Target has finally reached an $18.5m (£14.3m) settlement with 47 states and the District of Columbia over the 2013 hacking incident that saw 70 million customers lose their personal information - bringing the total bill [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
Source: Data IQ
BBC is doing a better GDPR education job than the EUDavid Reed, director of research and editor-in-chief, DataIQ24th May 2017 What does tailored content mean to you? Are you in the half of consumers who say it's ok, as long as you have a choice? Or even the 9 per [...]
Wed, May 24, 2017
Source: Data IQ
Obsolete data storage puts firms at risk of GDPR breachDataIQ News23rd May 2017 Companies appear to be storing up trouble for themselves - quite literally - by failing to ensure their corporate data is being kept in formats which will be accessible in the future. The issue is potentially even more [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Data IQ
Permission is the new table stake for any organisation that wants to get into the game of data-driven business. In drawing up the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), its architects had a very clear intention - to rebalance the asymmetric relationship between individuals and companies when it comes to the [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Data IQ