Category GDPR

What is the ISO 27701 Privacy Add-On?

In 2019 an exciting new privacy standard, ISO 27701, was published.   But what is ISO 27701 and can it help you achieve GDPR compliance?   ISO 27701 for a Privacy Information Management System (PIMS) ISO 27701, is an add-on to…

Warning: GDPR Phishing Scams Spotted!

Hackers have been creating fake GDPR-related privacy notice emails to mislead targets into handing over personal data, including credit card information. With GDPR being a hot topic, businesses and individuals have been receiving voluminous genuine privacy notice emails from brands…

ISO 27001 as a Tool for GDPR Compliance

The General Data Protection Regulations, and related UK Legislation, places responsibility on organisations to be ‘accountable’.  Although many of the requirements were already in place under previous legislation, organisations need to evidence their compliance and could face higher fines for…

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FREE GDPR eLearning from Assent

With the GDPR deadline been and gone (25th May 2018), Assent Risk Management released a FREE online course to help break down the requirements of GDPR and give you a breakdown of some actions that will help you to prepare.…