We all know by now that there are changes we need to make but there are key questions that still need to be answered by businesses and organisations in order that they really understand the new law. For example, under GDPR what is the definition of personal data? Is the definition wider under GDPR than the Data Protection Act we are used to? [Read more…]
Looking to understand what the changes will be under GDPR? Look no further as the team at Synergos Consultancy have put together this simple guide. [Read more…]
The new EU law relating to data protection, management and security comes into force at the end of May 2018. That means you don’t have a lot of time to become GDPR compliant. Getting help will be essential for many businesses, large and small. And here’s why… [Read more…]
International Standard Organisation (ISO) accreditation is there to help businesses show their customers, trade partners, stakeholders and competitors that they are a powerful force in a crowded marketplace.
They show that your business meets key requirements, complying with guidelines and ideals that ensure no matter who buys from you, and when, they get a quality service and product. [Read more…]
The May 2018 deadline for GDPR is non-negotiable. Fail to have your policies and procedures relating to information and data security, and privacy updated by this time, and you could face serious penalties. Here, we take a look at the risks of non-compliance with this new set of comprehensive data regulations. [Read more…]
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) document runs to several hundred pages. A large document to read and analyse, as a business you need a consultancy that can decipher what is required for your business to be compliant – and in time for the end of May 2018.
The good news that the GDPR document mentions not just once, but several times is ISO 27001. There is no denying that this standard provides an excellent starting point for achieving both the technical and operational requirements to prevent a data breach under GDPR, an instance of which could cost you dearly. [Read more…]