Airnode Becomes First Certified GDPR-compliant Oracle Node

API3 receives first blockchain to receive certification for EU data privacy regulations API3 announced today that its signature product Airnode has become GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) compliant, the first oracle solution to receive such certification for data privacy protection in the European Union. The compliance certification was completed by GDPR compliance specialist service Tacita, which accredits companies who adhere strictly to the highest standards of EU regulatory requirements for…

Satori Announces Data Users Directory for Streamlined Enterprise Data Access Management, GDPR Compliance

Satori, the industry’s leading provider of Data Governance-as-a-Service and data access, today announced the Data Users Directory service, which leverages universal data access groups to provide customers with a more streamlined data entitlement process. In accordance with GDPR requirements that companies implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect data, the Data Users Directory service helps companies organize internal data users in a way that matches their data access needs while still…

OnePIN Demonstrates Privacy-Forward Approach Through TrustArc GDPR Validation

External Validation Highlights Importance of Data Privacy in Securing Customer Trust TrustArc, the leader in data privacy management and automation, has been selected by OnePIN for GDPR Validation. OnePIN is the world's leading provider of User Engagement services for Mobile Network Operators. The validation provides an independent way to demonstrate GDPR compliance to OnePIN's customers and partners and solidifies its standing as a privacy-forward organization. OnePIN operates in more than 20 countries, where it serves…

Metallic Launches New eDiscovery and GDPR Compliance Features, Adds Support for More Microsoft Workloads

Now GDPR compliant, additions to the enterprise-grade SaaS data protection portfolio include eDiscovery features and support for Microsoft Hyper-V and Azure Blob and File storage Commvault, a recognized global enterprise software leader in the management of data across cloud and on-premises environments, announced enhancements to Metallic™, Commvault's enterprise-grade SaaS data protection portfolio. These new features include support for a range of new workloads and compliance needs, including expanded support for…

OneTrust Launches Free CCPA and GDPR Compliance Tools

OneTrust free privacy and cookie tools help teams automate CCPA, GDPR, and global privacy programs OneTrust launched new free tools for privacy and security teams to automate GDPR and CCPA compliance programs. OneTrust Free Tools give users access to the most widely used technology for privacy, security and third-party risk, reducing the barrier to entry to build technology-backed compliance programs. Marketing Technology News: Qualtrics and Korn Ferry Announce Significant Expansion of Strategic Partnership OneTrust…

Seclore Achieves SOC 2 Compliance and Enhances Data Privacy for GDPR

Seclore, the only automated Data-Centric Security Platform, announced today that it had completed SOC 2 Type 1 and Type 2 certification. As more companies in highly regulated industries start using Seclore's cloud service, the need for trust, transparency, and independent validation of security controls becomes crucial. The SOC 2 certification validates that ‘Seclored’ data stored or shared by enterprises, is protected with the most stringent requirements. "Security has always been paramount to Seclore because organizations…

GDPR 2nd Anniversary: Take a Tall Stance in 2020

25 May 2018-- a historic day in the world of doing ethical business. On this day, in 2018, the European Union finally implemented the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In the last 2 years of its existence, GDPR has been seen as a concerted effort toward building a secured user data privacy ecosystem, harmonizing the laws of privacy with user management, business goals and cybersecurity. In January 2020, we saw an overwhelming response to the introduction of CCPA as well. Together, GDPR and CCPA are seen as steps…

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…

More Than 200 GDPR Fines Issued Totaling €144 Million, New Study by Privacy Affairs Finds

Spanish and Romanian authorities issued over 70 fines, with the UK applying one Over 200 fines have been handed to organisations in Europe under strict data protection laws implemented in 2018, according to research from Privacy Affairs. Using data from official sources, the researchers created an online dashboard to track GDPR fines. A key finding is that different national data protection authorities interpret the rules differently. The largest fine in Romania, €80,000, was a similar offense that has seen other…

Cross-Industry Group Proposes GDPR-Grounded Model for Compliant AdTech

Anonos, the leading data privacy, and enablement technology provider, Acxiom®, the data, and technology foundation for the world's best marketers; and the Information Accountability Foundation (IAF), the preeminent global information policy think tank, announced the formation of a '5th Cookie' working group that supports exploration of using GDPR recommended technical and organizational safeguards to enforce greater accountability and ethics across the AdTech real-time bidding (RTB) ecosystem. Legitimate Interest-Based…

Cross-Industry Group Proposes GDPR-Grounded Model for Compliant AdTech

GDPR Recommended Technology Safeguards Enable Democratized Digital Marketing Anonos, the leading data privacy and enablement technology provider, Acxiom, the data and technology foundation for the world’s best marketers; and the Information Accountability Foundation (IAF), the preeminent global information policy think tank, announced the formation of a ‘5th Cookie’ working group that supports exploration of using GDPR recommended technical and organisational safeguards to enforce greater accountability and ethics across…

WireWheel and IDology Partner to Verify and Authenticate Subject Rights Requests for CCPA, GDPR and Evolving Privacy Laws

Joint solution combines WireWheel's industry-leading privacy management platform with IDology's digital identity verification and authentication solution WireWheel, the leading provider of data privacy management solutions, announced a partnership with IDology, a GBG company and the leading provider of innovative identity solutions and fraud prevention tools for digital environments. The two will work together to offer a critical solution for verifying and authenticating the identities of consumers who submit Subject Rights…

Where’s My Data? Approaching Marketing Automation in the Era of GDPR

The adoption of Marketing Automation technologies continues to be one of the fastest-growing Marketing trends today. In fact, according to a 2018 Forrester report, global Marketing Automation spend will reach $25.1 billion by 2023 – nearly double the amount spent in 2017. With this Marketing Automation technology, growth comes an increased need for a steady flow of customer data. Without this data, Marketing organizations struggle to deliver on initiatives related to e-commerce, lead generation/nurturing, accumulating…

Anonos Keynote Speech on Lawful Data Monetization in the GDPR Era

CEO Presents at the Largest and Most Prestigious Meeting of the It Environment in Poland with the Polish Banking Sector. Anonos, the data enablement and privacy rights management technology platform provider, announced on behalf of strategic technology partners, Hitachi Europe & Hitachi Vantara, that Gary LaFever will speak on ethical data monetization in the GDPR era at IT@BANK 2019 – the largest and most prestigious meeting of the IT environment in Poland with the Polish banking sector. Each year, the IT@BANK…

ZoomInfo Launches Compliance API to Help Businesses Adhere to Data Privacy Obligations Outlined by GDPR and CCPA

Global Leader in GTM Intelligence Solutions Strengthens Commitment and Capabilities to Assist with Data Privacy and Compliance Within Everyday Workflows, Across All Marketing Automations ZoomInfo, the global leader in go-to-market (GTM) intelligence solutions, announced the release of its Compliance API, created to help ZoomInfo customers understand the personal data they possess and more accurately respond to consumer requests under GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and the forthcoming CCPA (California Consumer…

Why GDPR Changes Everything…for the Better

More than 18 months ago, GDPR was released into the EU statute books as a set of enforceable laws. Do you remember the ridiculous frenzy at the time?  It was as if the world was going to come to an end if we hadn’t emailed all of our customers to get them to re-opt in again! The level of panic has been compared to that of the 1999 fear-based epidemic Y2K where the world was going to end because computer systems could not handle the date change to 2000. While GDPR and Y2K evoke high anxiety, there is a major distinction:…

4 Tips for Scaling Your Event Programs in the GDPR Era

It’s no secret that events drive revenue (in a Harvard Business Review study of 739 executives, 52% of brands say events drive more ROI than any other Marketing channel). And now that brands can prove it, the fastest-growing companies are doubling down on this beloved Marketing channel and looking to scale and grow their event programs. But here’s the thing: there’s hosting more events, and then there’s streamlining and establishing your processes and systems to ensure you’re compliant with all data processes. If you want…

Brands Experiencing Unintended Consequences of GDPR, According to New MarkMonitor Research

Domain strategy and brand protection affected by political and regulatory issues Almost six in 10 (58%) marketers say GDPR has impacted the way they approach domain management and security, with almost one-third (31%) saying the same about Brexit. This is according to the latest global research report released by MarkMonitor, a Clarivate Analytics company and world leader in enterprise brand protection. In addition, 38% say the increased cyber threat has changed or is changing their domain strategy. This figure…

OneTrust and The DMA Announce Strategic Partnership to Equip Marketers for GDPR and CCPA Success

As the Responisble Marketing Partner, OneTrust will partner with the Data & Marketing Association on responsible GDPR and CCPA marketing tools, training and resources OneTrust and the Data & Marketing Association (DMA) announced a strategic partnership to equip marketers with the tools, training and resources needed to successfully build, implement and scale responsible marketing programmes that comply with global privacy laws including the GDPR and CCPA. As the DMA's Responsible Marketing Partner, OneTrust and…

GDPR Anniversary: Consent and Data Transfer Still Concern Marketers

GDPR has just passed its first anniversary; we thought it a good time to take stock and ask: what have marketers learned over the past 12 months, and what are the toughest issues they face in Data Transfer? There is broad consensus on two things. The first is that we’re still grappling with consent, specifically, what is meaningful consent in every single use case and how best to efficiently obtain and document it. The second area of agreement is that we’re still concerned about data transfer, and the best way to protect…