Can ICO Data Awareness Campaigns Create More Trust In Cryptocurrency?

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The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) in the UK has recently begun a number of data awareness campaigns. These campaigns could play a very important role in building trust in cryptocurrencies. The faith in the cryptocurrency market is contingent on a number of factors. Data security and privacy are two of the biggest issues. The EU’s new […]

Conventional Data Security Wisdom is Uprooted and New Standards Are Set

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While the internet has transformed the business world for the better, it has also created a host of new issues for organizations to consider. Having an online presence has become a fundamental for many companies, but even establishing a website brings with it a host of potential issues. For example, you may need support on […]

5 Lessons Companies Can Learn From Facebook’s Data Privacy Scandal

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When news broke that Cambridge Analytica illegally harvested the data of millions of Facebook users who interacted with the former company’s third-party app, the backlash was fierce. The aftermath reveals lessons all companies can learn, regardless of the extent to which they use social media. 1. Delayed Acknowledgements of Wrongdoing Make Things Worse One of […]