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Jan 04 2017

European Commission Comments on Connected Cars and Privacy

In exchange for technology advances that make our day-to-day lives easier and safer, we are providing more and more personal information. Connected cars are an example of advances in technology that make our lives easier and safer. Today, cars use networks of internal computers that can use hundreds of sensors to collect information about our …

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Dec 30 2016

Top Topics of 2016

We would like to thank all of our blog subscribers and visitors for a great 2016. This year has had many monumental privacy events, from the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) being adopted to EU-US Privacy Shield being finalized. TRUSTe was there as your trusted privacy advisor throughout the changes, and here are the …

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Dec 12 2016

TRUSTe Privacy Risk Summit 2017 – Special Event Launch Pricing!

One of the best ways to mitigate risk is to know what technological and regulatory change will bring ahead of time. This risk-based approach aligns with the GDPR approach to privacy management. The 2017 Privacy Risk Summit is set to carry on TRUSTe’s reputation for high quality education programs that help privacy professionals plan for …

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Nov 18 2016

TRUSTe Blog Top Ranked

The TRUSTe blog has been named one of the top blogs for the cyber security industry, based on the following criteria: Google reputation and Google search ranking Influence and popularity on Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites Quality and consistency of posts Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review Thank you for visiting our blog …

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Nov 08 2016

Visit TRUSTe at the IAPP Data Protection Congress in Brussels

At this week’s IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress, TRUSTe will be at Booth #22 in the exhibit hall showcasing solutions that can help with meeting GDPR requirements. Stop by to receive a demo of our PIA Automation tool and Data Inventory & Mapping solution. Eleanor Treharne-Jones, CIPP/E will also be speaking about two different topics during …

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Nov 03 2016

EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Series; Assess Readiness

For organizations that operate globally, complying with the EU GDPR will likely require significant investment in personnel, process change, and new tools.  In order to meet the compliance deadline, companies are actively preparing now. TRUSTe has developed a four phase process to help guide you on the path to compliance.  During November and December we …

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Oct 21 2016

500th Company Posted to Privacy Shield Framework

The International Trade Administration (ITA) announced that the 500th company was posted to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework list on Tuesday, October 18th. It’s a tremendous accomplishment, and there are still more to come. More than 1,500 companies have submitted self-certifications, providing strong endorsement of the new framework. The ITA press release stated: WASHINGTON – The EU-U.S. …

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Oct 12 2016

Round II of EU Cookie Compliance Inspections

By Helen Huang, Senior Product Manager In September 2014, the French Data Protection Authority, CNIL conducted a “cookie sweep” to review compliance with the EU Cookie Directive and published a combined analysis from 8 DPAs, including the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Slovenia, Spain, and the UK. The “cookie sweep” involved the CNIL conducting onsite …

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