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47 results for category: Data Privacy & Security

You Don’t Have to Sign a BAA With Your Web Analytics Vendor to be HIPAA-compliant

Author Category Data Privacy & Security, Healthcare, Web Analytics

Are you having trouble with convincing your web analytics vendor to sign a business associate agreement (BAA)? Don’t worry. There’s a way to deploy a web analytics tool which complies with HIPAA standards without a BAA in your hand. In this blog post we’ll show you how to make it happen. Before we proceed to […]

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3 Security Procedures GDPR Requires Companies to Set Up

Author Category Data Privacy & Security

This blog series focused on the GDPR has walked you through the various obligations under the GDPR that make up these new regulations. The GDPR comes into force in May 2018 with potential fines of up to 4% of global turnover. We’ve talked about when it applies; what PII vs. personal data means; what consent […]

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How to Handle Marketing Data the Right Way in Banking Industry?

Author Category Banking & Finance, Data Privacy & Security, Web Analytics

Processing marketing data in banks can be risky business. After all, financial institutions have to juggle sensitive data related to business and at the same time balance between strict sector-related restrictions like PCI DSS, GLBA, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform, the Consumer Protection Act, and the GLBA Safeguards Rule, just to name a few. Not to […]

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5 GDPR Rights With Serious Technical Consequences

Author Category Data Privacy & Security

To assure GDPR compliance, most data-driven companies focus on the text’s 99 articles. There are 173 recitals adding further details to this groundbreaking legislation. Recital 4 highlights the spirit of the law by stating “the processing of personal data should be designed to serve mankind”. It further emphasizes that “the right to protection of personal […]

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How to Make Digital Analytics Processing Lawful Under GDPR and ePrivacy?

Author Category Data Privacy & Security

If you’re a regular reader of the blog series on GDPR Piwik PRO is focusing on, you possibly noticed our posts are leading you through the questions your company should answer to assure readiness and minimize compliance risks with a view to the May 2018 deadline. We initially talked about whether GDPR applied to your […]

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Sensitive Data and Teaching Kids How to Lie on the Internet

Author Category Data Privacy & Security

Our “Smart” TV has its camera no more. We deactivated it when first setting up the device. Software updates tended to override that very setting. A cache was put on the camera. Finally, we exchanged the TV for another without camera or microphone – to find such a device, the local vendor had to fetch […]

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Will EU’s new data reg hit your bank?

Author Category Banking & Finance, Data Privacy & Security

This article originally was published on Banking Exchange. Strict consumer data privacy and security regulations aren’t new to the financial services sector. However, the upcoming European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy regulation add a new layer of complexity to existing practices, forcing financial service professionals to depart from business as usual when […]

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Does “We Don’t Collect PII” Still Work?

Author Category Data Privacy & Security

Let’s rephrase the question to read “can you afford to keep using old adages to avoid privacy obligations”? Remember, GDPR influences the risk equation with fines that can go as high as 20 million euros or 4% of global turnover, combined with a massive loss of consumer trust. Once we acknowledge that the risk equation […]

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How Will GDPR Affect Your Web Analytics Tracking?

Author Category Data Privacy & Security, Web Analytics

Are you wondering if the upcoming GDPR legislation will have any impact on the way you collect your web analytics data? We must warn you – it certainly will. Read our new blog post to see, what exactly is going to change and how to prepare for it. You’ve probably heard of GDPR, the new […]

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Telcos and Customer Info: Why Free Reign Data Selling Should Be Prohibited

Author Category Data Privacy & Security

This article originally was published on MarTech Advisor. Maciej Zawadzinski, CEO of Piwik PRO discusses that it’s never been more challenging for advertisers and marketers to break through the massive amounts of noise both on and offline. Consumers largely tune out irrelevant messages and move seamlessly between channels and devices. Therefore, brands today are scrambling […]

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