A global movement in data privacy law is happening as the EU is setting new standards, making data privacy a fundamental human right. Business reputations hang in the balance. Don’t let yours fall short. Cobun Zweifel-Keegan, Deputy Director, Privacy Initiatives (who operates the BBB EU Privacy Shield program) & Jon Brescia, VP Digital Advertising Accountability Program give us an inside look at what you need to know.
Content, content, content! Everything is becoming content. Has anyone else noticed this? Our world has made a major shift towards content production, and it’s all thanks to major online platforms like Google and YouTube alongside the development of tablets and smart technology. Google averages 40,000 searches every second, according to Forbes! That totals out to 3.5 billion searches every day. Mind-boggling. With this tsunami of data being pushed out every day, you can’t help but wonder where is all our data going, who is using our data and for what?
We take a look back and bring you episodes from 2018 that helped us avoid the pitfalls of scams and taught us how to protect our data better. Join us as we revisit our episodes Internet Safety for Children, Consumer Moving Rights, and Unlocking Cryptocurrency. Gain a fresh reminder on how to ensure we do business better.
The Internet of Things known as IoT has taken over our world, whether you are ready or not. Devices are being improved and upgraded to make our lives easier by connecting our digital world. However, innovation is happening faster than businesses can think through cyber security and data protection. Listen in to this great panel discussion we highlighted on a past Consumer Protection Week episode. Insights provided by AT&T, FireEye, The Providence Group, and National Cyber Security Alliance makes this episode one you don’t want to miss.
Cybersecurity and data privacy are not one in the same. If this is news to you and you are a business owner or leader, we encourage you to listen in as Technical Evangelist, Brian Vecci of Varonis teaches us the difference. This National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we are reminded that in today’s marketplace, data is a prized possession that businesses should treat as such. Learn how it is done!