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Scaling the Privacy Program: Technology Eases Change Management for Fortune 20 Company

The last year in the realm of privacy has been one of tremendous growth.

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Three Topics We’re Following at the 2018 IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. event in Austin

Next week, 1,600+ privacy professionals are heading to Austin for the annual IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. conference. The educational opportunity and discussions happening at this conference every year surfaces new ideas, best practices, and top challenges for the privacy profession. 

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Full disclosure: Benchmarking data reveals the human error in privacy incidents

This article is part of an ongoing series on privacy program metrics and benchmarking for incident response management, brought to you by Radar Inc., a provider of purpose-built decision-support software designed to guide users through a consistent, defensible process for incident management and risk assessment. Find earlier installments of this series here.

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More Individual Records Exposed in First Six Months of 2018 than in All of 2017: The State of Healthcare Data Breach Response

This article by RADAR CEO Mahmood Sher-Jan originally appeared on the Compliance and Ethics blog. Click here to view it in its original format.

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What's Driving the Growth of Data Breach Response?

In July Gartner published its new Hype Cycle for Privacy, which provides a snapshot of various technology capabilities and categories, their relative market trajectory over time, and forecasts for future adoption. A new category that emerged in the 2018 report is Data Breach Response, whose debut underscores the emergence of a broader awareness of this critical capability for enterprises that collect and process personal data.

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RADAR Listed in Gartner Hype Cycle for Privacy Report

RADAR is the trusted incident response solution used by Fortune 500 and multinational enterprises subject to data privacy regulations to simplify compliance with U.S. and international data breach laws, including the EU GDPR.

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The Compliance Trifecta: Privacy, Security, and Legal

Unless you’re storing grain on a farm, I think we can all agree that silos are bad, and that collaborative efforts are good. So why do silos continue to plague the business world?

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Benchmarking Data Indicates Human Error Prevailing Cause of Breaches, Incidents

This article is part of an ongoing IAPP Privacy Advisor series on privacy program metrics and benchmarking for incident response management. Find earlier installments of this series here. 

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What did the EU GDPR effective date mean for US companies?

On May 25, the EU GDPR went into effect. Prior to this day, there was much speculation as companies prepared for the rigors of this new privacy regulation - would companies be prepared? Would regulators? How would the public react? 

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Regulatory Watchlist: Recent Changes to State Data Breach Notification Regulations

A number of state data breach bills have recently gone into effect, or are poised to go into effect in the next two months. Continuing our series of articles around trends in state data breach notification laws, let’s take a look at this legislation and see what trends we can identify.

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TrustArc, RADAR join forces to help with GDPR compliance and beyond

This abridged news article was originally published by the IAPP in their Privacy Tech publication. Click here to read the full story by Ryan Chiavetta, CIPP/US.

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TrustArc and RADAR, Inc. Partner to Power Comprehensive Privacy Solutions to Manage Global Compliance Requirements

Partnership provides businesses with access to innovative privacy tech solutions to operationalize compliance with data privacy and breach notification regulations, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

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Benchmarking Incident Response: The State (or States) of Privacy Incidents

This article is part of an ongoing IAPP Privacy Advisor series on privacy program metrics and benchmarking for incident response management. Find earlier installments of this series here. 

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Takeaways from the 22nd Annual HCCA Compliance Institute: Complexity and Change in Federal and State Compliance Efforts

Last week saw a great migration of healthcare compliance, privacy, and risk officers to sunny Las Vegas for the annual HCCA Compliance Institute. Wandering the halls of the event, you were likely to overhear people on their phones between sessions, urgently relaying what they’d just learned to their teams back home. This need to quickly disseminate information learned at the conference speaks to the quality of the conference content and the value of the speakers at the event.

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State Attorneys General Flex Muscles in Response to Proposed Federal Data Breach Notification Standard

In recent years, we have seen growing influence of state attorneys general in the realm of consumer data protections. State laws are increasingly requiring AGs be notified in the event of a breach, and state AGs are taking action for noncompliance, filing lawsuits for failure to notify within the required timeframe and reaching hefty monetary settlements for paper based data breaches.  

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