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KPMG LLP Intelligent Data Privacy Offering Addresses California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) using Appian’s Low-code Automation Platform

Leveraging Appian’s advanced automation, the intelligent data privacy offering engages with customers, manages high request volumes, and delivers information in an easy-to-understand and compliant format Through its strategic alliance, Appian and KPMG LLP formally announce a new offering that supports businesses impacted by the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).Built on Appian’s low-code automation platform, the offering helps companies quickly and intelligently respond to data privacy requests, while decreasing manual…

GoodData Delivers Out-of-the-Box Compliance with California Consumer Privacy Act

Analytics Platform Built With Security, Privacy by Design, Readies Companies for Changing Regulatory Landscape GoodData, a leader in end-to-end analytics solutions, announced today that its data analytics platform now provides immediate compliance with the new California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), considered the most stringent consumer data privacy act in the United States. The CCPA, effective January 1, 2020, impacts more than 500,000 companies nationwide that conduct business in California and meet certain revenue or…

OneTrust Releases Comprehensive California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Compliance Solutions

Implement the CCPA with OneTrust's Unrivaled Combination of Technology, Professional Services, Research and Readiness Portal, and Community Events With less than a year until the groundbreaking California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) goes into effect, OneTrust, the largest and most widely used dedicated privacy management technology platform with 2,000 customers, including 200 of the Global 2000, announced OneTrust for CCPA, a comprehensive solution for companies to operationalize CCPA compliance. OneTrust for CCPA is a…

The Privacy Pendulum: How Millennial and Gen Z Perceptions of Search and Privacy are Changing

As digital natives and early adopters of the technologies that have shaped the 21st-century economy, Millennials and Generation Z are hardly tech skeptics. But amid high-profile data breaches and mounting scrutiny into how companies like Facebook and Google have harnessed users' data, young adults have grown more skeptical about data collection. These younger generations are increasingly distrustful that internet companies are responsible stewards of their most sensitive information, whether it’s being used to target users…

Dathena Raises $12 Million Series A Round to Drive Global Adoption of AI-Powered Data Privacy and Security Solution

Singapore-based deep-tech company Dathena, the leader in AI-powered data protection and privacy management for global enterprises, announced that they have closed a $12 million Series A round led by Jungle Ventures, with the participation of CapHorn and SEEDS Capital, an investment arm of Enterprise Singapore which is the government agency championing enterprise development. Existing investors Cerracap Ventures and MS&AD Ventures also participated in the round. Following the opening of Dathena's U.S. headquarters in …

Merkle Q2 2020 Customer Engagement Report Finds 88% of Marketers Practice Some Level of Agile Marketing

Merkle, a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, released the Q2 2020 installment of its Customer Engagement Report. Acting as an extension of the previous report, which highlighted the barriers to great personalization, the Q2 report discusses how marketers are leveraging agile marketing to better align organizations and create successful, data-driven campaigns. The report features original research, showcasing strong agile adoption numbers across organizations, with 89% of respondents…

Immuta and Snowflake Partner to Enable Cloud Data Sharing With Automated Privacy Protection

Technology and Business Partnership Enables Joint Customers to Share Sensitive Data With Built-in Privacy Protection To Comply With Data Privacy Regulations and Business Rules Immuta, the automated data governance company, today announced a technology and business partnership with Snowflake, the cloud data platform, enabling joint customers to securely share sensitive data with automated privacy protection, while adhering to data privacy regulations and business rules. Featuring a new, native integration with Snowflake, the…

DataGrail Introduces First-of-its-Kind Smart Verification, Requiring No Additional Personal Information for CCPA Privacy Request…

People can now exercise their CCPA and GDPR rights without submitting additional personal data such as Gov't IDs, Passports to verify their identity DataGrail, a leading privacy management firm, announced its patent-pending "Smart Verification": the industry's first verification solution that does not require an individual to disclose additional personally identifiable information (PII) when submitting a CCPA privacy request. With Smart Verification, organizations can verify an individual's identity by using known data…

Neustar Introduces Services Aimed at Fulfilling Stringent Consumer Privacy Compliance Standards

Neustar Identity Verification for CCPA, Neustar Identity Resolution for CCPA services support California legislation, extend protections broadly Neustar Inc., a global information services and technology company and leader in identity resolution, unveiled two new service solutions for entities seeking effective and efficient compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act, which took effect January 1 this year. The Neustar Identity Verification for CCPA and Neustar Identity Resolution for CCPA services enable…

New CCPA, GDPR Third Party Risk Management Privacy Guidelines and Checklists from Shared Assessments Help Organizations Assess and Address…

Up-to-the-Minute Privacy Guidelines and Compliance Checklists Help Organizations De-Mystify Statute Complexities and Execute a Phased Approach to CCPA; Updated GDPR Compliance Guidelines and Checklist Also Issued The Shared Assessments Program issued “CCPA Privacy Guidelines & Checklists,” the security and risk industry’s first comprehensive set of best practices and tools to help organizations comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Concurrently, Shared Assessments issued its updated “GDPR Privacy…

Major Conferencing Provider iotum says Client Privacy Must Be Protected

Pandemic Raises the Stakes-Trust is Essential With countless people around the world turning to audio and video conferencing during the COVID-19 pandemic, it's essential that they can trust their provider to protect their privacy, says the major international conferencing firm iotum, creator of the popular platform Callbridge. As a matter of policy, iotum has never shared or sold the data of its clients to third parties.  And never will.   By comparison, Zoom now faces a class action lawsuit in California for allegedly…

One-Third of Financial Firms Lack Clear Plan to Address Privacy Risks, Accenture Report Finds

One-third of financial services organizations lack a clear plan or the resources to address privacy risks related to customer data in the next 12 months, according to a new report by Accenture. The report — “Privacy in Financial Services: Stature and Sustainability in the Information Age” — is based on a survey of 100 privacy executives in the banking, insurance and capital markets sectors in North America and Europe. It focuses on how companies should rethink how they use, store and protect customer data as recently…

Lifesize Statement Regarding Video Conferencing Privacy

Company reaffirms commitment to enterprise-grade data privacy practices, encryption and customer data protection Amid unprecedented industry-wide growth in video conferencing usage and ensuing reports regarding user privacy concerns with other platforms, Lifesize, a global innovator of video collaboration and meeting productivity solutions, reaffirmed its commitment to data privacy with a policy that meets the expectations of enterprise customers. “Privacy and security are of paramount importance to ensuring that…

Localogy Launches Weekly Privacy Bulletin and Privacy Council

Association’s Latest Initiatives Address Members’ Most Pressing Needs With its members facing growing concerns regarding the implications of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and other privacy laws and guidelines, Localogy launched a new initiative in collaboration with Attorney and Data Privacy Expert James Ward. The Localogy Privacy Bulletin is a member-exclusive, weekly email publication designed to help members stay abreast of the latest trends and best practices in data privacy, empowering them to make more…

MarTech Interview with Barbara Lawler, Chief Privacy and Data Ethics Officer at Looker

"Data ethics is doing the right thing with data, considering the human impact from all sides, and making decisions based on your brand values." Hi Barbara. Tell us about your journey into data protection and how you started at Looker. My journey into data security and privacy began more than two decades ago, where I previously served as Chief Privacy Officer for Intuit, Inc. and the Hewlett-Packard Company. In fact, I was Hewlett-Packard’s first-ever CPO, where I led a global team that drove global privacy policy and…

Duality Technologies Launches SecurePlus Query, the First Privacy-Enhanced Query Engine for Data Collaboration

Duality SecurePlus Query utilizes Homomorphic Encryption to enable banks to securely collaborate across institutions and borders in financial crime investigations, without compromising data privacy Duality Technologies, a leading provider of Privacy-Enhancing Technologies (PETs), announced today the launch of  SecurePlus Query,  a privacy-by-design query engine for data collaboration. The novel solution opens up new ways for organizations to maximize data insights and leverage collective intelligence. In the financial…

CUJO AI Integrates its AI-powered Incognito Solution into Technicolor Broadband Gateways to Provide Privacy and Tracking Protection Services

CUJO AI announced that CUJO AI Incognito is now being pre-integrated with Technicolor broadband Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) running RDK-B and Homeware, Technicolor's middleware based on OpenWRT, allowing Technicolor to offer users privacy and tracking protection services with no endpoint software being needed. The CUJO AI Incognito solution will allow users to take control of their private information by automatically blocking tracking software that profiles them on the Internet. "Each day we are committed to…

AUDIENCEX Named #40 Fastest-Growing Private Company in California from The Inc. 5000 Series

Largest independent trading desk grew 441% in last 2 years AUDIENCEX, the largest independent trading desk built for performance marketers and agencies, was named the 40th fastest growing private company in California by Inc. magazine. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within California’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Marketing Technology News: Axiomatics Presents Data Security Trends Emerging in 2020 AUDIENCEX is…

Punchh Doubles Down on Privacy Protections with New Compliance Achievements

Punchh, the leader in loyalty and engagement solutions for physical retailers, announced that it has successfully achieved Service Organization Control (SOC) 1 Type 2 and SOC 2 Type 2 compliance. The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) designed the SOC 1 and SOC 2 reports to aid organizations in building trust and confidence with clients in its services and respective controls through an independent CPA report. Compliance with SOC 1 Type 2 and SOC 2 Type 2 demonstrates Punchh's commitment to…