Exciting Alliances

Exciting Alliances

The last couple of months have seen the blog get a little quieter, that’s because there have been loads of things happening behind the scenes while simultaneously dealing with the 1 July POPIA deadline. While the deadline is now “old news” (you still...
Oh Sh1t. POPIA is ACTUALLY here.

Oh Sh1t. POPIA is ACTUALLY here.

It happened, POPIA finally got signed in, and we had a grace period. A few “early adopters” had been working on their compliance for a few years already, mostly the banks and big enterprise, but also software companies and agencies that saw the value in...
Data Classification – The Basics

Data Classification – The Basics

Classification of data within your possession is not necessarily something that a lot of companies (particularly smaller ones) think of, but the practice is becoming a regular requirement of security attestations and Data Processing Agreements (DPAs). Within the...
Data Blindspots for Privacy

Data Blindspots for Privacy

Everyone should be moving down the line with their Data Protection Programmes at this stage, however, there are some common blindspots you need to be aware of in the privacy space. In this article, I’ll break down three of the top unexpected sources of data that...