Compliance and Data Protection Blog

Study on GDPR Data Subjects and Their Awareness of Privacy Rights

A recent study, which was authorised by the European Commission, reveals a high level of public awareness on EU data protection rules. The Eurobarometer report marked the first anniversary of GDPR. While many companies still struggle with GDPR, evidence suggests their customers are far from in the dark on the subject. From 27000 European respondents … Continued

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Case Study GDPR: How Our Software Helped a Leading Retailer Become GDPR-Compliant

As a leading retailer in the UK and Europe, the second-hand goods chain was among the first to adopt the necessary measurements to conform to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) when it first became effective. Their compliance journey has been a smooth one, thanks to the utilisation of gdpr software.GDPR compliance was a major issue … Continued

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The State of GDPR Compliance After a Year, Where we at?

One year has gone by since GDPR came into force. In that time, most companies have learned what GDPR is about, but a recent survey suggests many still find it hard in practice. Research from Crown Records Management found over 75% of organisations are still struggling with compliance. Worse still, some businesses may have even … Continued

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How to verify the identity of a requester in a GDPR data subject access request

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ensures that data subjects can retrieve their personal data from the data controllers promptly. For example, if your business runs an online website which allows customers to create and manage their own account, you should make it easy for customers who forgot their password to retrieve their login … Continued

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Achieving GDPR Compliance: Ways to Perform a Gap Analysis

GDPR compliance is no small matter for any company, but the way you go about it makes all the difference. With the right tools at your disposal, it can be manageable. A GDPR gap analysis shows you where you are on the road to compliance compared to where you should be. It helps you patch … Continued

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