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Upcoming Webinar: Privacy Risk Management – Emerging Trends, Benchmarking Research and Best Practices

December 12, 2018

The next webinar in the TrustArc Privacy Insight Series “Privacy Risk Management – Emerging Trends, Benchmarking Research and Best Practices” is next Wednesday, December 19th at 9am PT / 12pm ET / 4pm GMT.  Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about privacy risk management – register today! A comprehensive new IAPP / TrustArc research report reviews what nearly 500 companies across EU, US and Asia are doing to comply with the GDPR. Key results include: How many DPIAs are being conducted? Are companies creating data inventories? How many data subject access rights requests are they receiving? What type of … Continue reading Upcoming Webinar: Privacy Risk Management – Emerging Trends, Benchmarking Research and Best Practices

Webinar Recap: What the GDPR Means for your Cybersecurity Strategy

December 11, 2018

As part of the TrustArc Privacy Insight Series Webinars, Andre Mintz EVP, CISO, CPO at Red Ventures, Martin Gomberg, Senior Consultant at TrustArc, and Margaret Alston, Consulting Director at TrustArc presented “What the GDPR Means for your Cybersecurity Strategy.”  This blog post will give a brief summary of that webinar; you can listen to the entire webinar and download the slides here. Companies have the increasingly difficult task of measuring privacy and security needs against innovation and globalization. During the webinar, Martin discussed a common pitfall that many companies faced before GDPR.  Cyber and cyber security events coverage in the … Continue reading Webinar Recap: What the GDPR Means for your Cybersecurity Strategy

Privacy Insight Series Upcoming Webinar: Data Breach Management – Requirements and Best Practices

September 14, 2018

The next webinar in the TrustArc Privacy Insight Series “Data Breach Management – Requirements and Best Practice” is next Wednesday, September 19th at 9am PT / 12pm ET / 4pm GMT.  Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about data breach prevention – register today! The investigations have begun after Dixons Carphone, a UK firm, reported the first major breach of the GDPR Era impacting up to 5.9 million card payments and 1.2 million customer records.  It’s safe to say that no company wants to find themselves on the regulatory radar through an incident or breach. Being proactive can spare … Continue reading Privacy Insight Series Upcoming Webinar: Data Breach Management – Requirements and Best Practices

Privacy Program Management: A Framework for Success Webinar Recap

April 03, 2017

TRUSTe General Counsel and Chief Data Governance Officer Hilary Wandall gave a webinar where she discussed how to support each phase of building a privacy program by using a clear framework, standards, and operational controls. The discussion also included tips on how to make accountability effective in an organization, and what accountability looks like in practice. If you missed it, click HERE to listen to the entire webinar on demand. One of the topics covered was how to get started. To get started with a privacy program, first you have to decide upon a model. Some important considerations are: What … Continue reading Privacy Program Management: A Framework for Success Webinar Recap

Privacy Insight Series Webinar Recap: Solutions for Cross Border Data Transfers

December 09, 2015

If you missed today’s webinar covering solutions for Cross Border Data Transfers, the short clip below will give you an idea of just some of the material covered. Speakers were Hilary Wandall, AVP Compliance & Chief Privacy Officer at Merck & Co., Inc.; Josh Harris, Director of Policy at TRUSTe, and Melinda Claybaugh, Counsel for International Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission. To download the full webinar, click here.

What the CISO Needs to Know About Data Privacy (Webinar Recap)

October 16, 2015

In today’s webinar, “Top 5 Things the CISO Needs to Know About Data Privacy,” Senior Analyst at Forrester Research, Heidi Shey shared research on privacy in organizations with TRUSTe CEO Chris Babel. Below are a few excerpts from the webinar: “Privacy is one of those organizational functions that’s still emerging for many enterprises today,” Heidi said. “There are different ways that people are trying to bring these capabilities into the company and put people in charge of privacy and that creates some challenges as well as opportunities depending on how the privacy organization is structured.” Heidi identified types of privacy … Continue reading What the CISO Needs to Know About Data Privacy (Webinar Recap)