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Will Your Company Meet GDPR Requirements in a Sustainable Manner?

March 21, 2018

TrustArc Assessment Manager dashboard

No matter where you are in your journey to GDPR compliance, how you meet the requirements is very important. With more than 200 pages and close to 100 different articles plus recitals, the EU GDPR introduces a broad range of privacy compliance requirements. Implementing your compliance roadmap after conducting a gap analysis will require implementing controls, measuring risk, and assigning tasks in a consistent, sustainable manner. While ad hoc processes and templates can create inconsistencies, using GDPR specific assessment templates will promote the consistency needed to meet the May 25th deadline and continue compliance beyond the deadline. To help companies … Continue reading Will Your Company Meet GDPR Requirements in a Sustainable Manner?

How to Meet GDPR Article 30 Requirements

December 29, 2017

The GDPR has several reporting requirements, including Article 30, which pertains to records of processing activities. The requirements for Article 30 are likely to apply to most companies because of Article 30’s broad applicability. Companies preparing to comply with Article 30 should look at how data moves through each of its business processes, not just where the data resides. In other words, “follow the data”. Article 30 requires companies to produce “records of processing activities”, which will allow regulators to see that companies are adhering to GDPR. With this goal in mind, the records should show why and how the … Continue reading How to Meet GDPR Article 30 Requirements

TrustArc Privacy Platform Recognized in Ovum On the Radar Report

October 23, 2017

TrustArc is honored to have been selected by Ovum for its “On the Radar” report series for the innovative TrustArc Data Privacy Management Platform. Ovum is a market-leading research and consulting business, with over 150 analysts in 23 research locations worldwide. As the Ovum OTR research report concludes: “The TrustArc Data Privacy Management Platform, built from the ground up to manage data privacy, is naturally a fit for meeting the requirements of GDPR. The combined capabilities of the modules meet a wide range of requirements laid out in the articles of the regulation, with product capabilities directly mapping to more … Continue reading TrustArc Privacy Platform Recognized in Ovum On the Radar Report

TrustArc Partners with Alibaba Cloud

July 25, 2017

We announced our newest partnership with Alibaba Cloud (the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group) at the IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2017. As data privacy increases in importance for organizations of all sizes and maturity in Asia, TrustArc saw an opportunity to partner with one of the fastest-growing cloud computing companies in the world. Both TrustArc and Alibaba Cloud believe that as organizations continue to provide excellent experiences for their customers by collecting personal data, keeping up with evolving regulations and protecting data privacy is key. Scaling a privacy program requires using a combination of privacy expertise and technology. This strategic … Continue reading TrustArc Partners with Alibaba Cloud

TRUSTe Transforms to TrustArc

June 06, 2017

TrustArc - The New TRUSTe

New Name – New Look – Continued Commitment to Privacy Compliance Innovation Today we changed our name to TrustArc.  Our new name reflects our evolution from a privacy certification company into a global provider of technology powered privacy compliance and risk management solutions.   The name change also coincides with our 20th anniversary of delivering innovative privacy solutions. The TrustArc brand will be used for all corporate communications as well as our technology platform and consulting services.  The TRUSTe brand will continue to be used for our certification offerings, including the certification seal.   While most of the changes have already … Continue reading TRUSTe Transforms to TrustArc

TRUSTe-EDAA Consumer Research wins IAB Europe Research Award

June 02, 2017

EDAA-TRUSTe Research mapping consumer attitudes and awareness of the European Self-Regulatory Programme for Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA), wins the IAB Europe Research Awards for the ‘Best Use of Research Budget’ category. This reflects that the joint industry effort in the Self- Regulatory Programme on OBA is making a real contribution to the development of the digital advertising industry and supports the strong value that the Programme provides to consumers, business and regulators alike. The European Advertising Consumer Research Index 2016 was carried out across 15 European countries and was conducted by Ipsos MORI, on behalf of the EDAA and TRUSTe … Continue reading TRUSTe-EDAA Consumer Research wins IAB Europe Research Award

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