Tokenization — Is it the Right Strategy to Protect Your PII?

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If you’re old enough, can you remember back to those endless days spent stuffing tokens into Mortal Kombat and Street Fighter 2 at the arcade?   Instead of money, arcades use tokens in their place, with the intention of keeping otherwise bored kids hooked, while reducing the chances of employees pocketing loose change. The idea behind […]

Demystifying Proposition 24 (CPRA/CCPA 2.0)

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A casual conversation with Zak Rubinstein (Founder & CEO of®) and Odia Kagan (Partner and Chair of GDPR Compliance & International Privacy at Fox Rothschild LLP) turned into a mentoring session In the attempt to strengthen consumer privacy protection, Californian voters approved the ballot measure for California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) on November 3, […]

Demand for Healthcare Data Visualization for Better Protection

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The healthcare industry is one of the most heavily regulated in the world due to the volume and sensitivity of the data entrusted to it.  As data protection regulations grow more numerous and more stringent, companies must select and deploy solutions to ensure that they can maintain regulatory compliance and protect their sensitive data from […]

Keeping Up with Ever-Changing Privacy Regulations

Trying to keep up with ever-changing privacy regulations may feel like running on a treadmill; sure, you’re moving — but you aren’t getting anywhere.’s CTO & Founder, Itzhak Assaraf, discusses a solid strategy for dealing with this constant change. Data and Privacy Regulations: The Ultimate Moving Targets Keeping on top of something that never […]

What does Chocolate Have to do With Maintaining Privacy Regulations…

Ever since the murmurings regarding GDPR began in 2016, achieving privacy compliance has become a common discussion (well, at least among CISOs and CIOs). While lots and lots of ink has been spilled on the “how to get there” aspect of achieving compliance, little to no practical value has been offered regarding maintaining compliance once […]

Great Expectations: Identifying Non-Secured Personal Data for CCPA

“In a word, I was too cowardly to do what I knew to be right, as I had been too cowardly to avoid doing what I knew to be wrong.” Charles Dickens When privacy practitioners championed the use of the first generation and now outdated ‘Mapping Sold as Discovery’ technologies, they were assured that this […]

CCPA is Here; How Does its Definition of Personal Information Compare to GDPR?

Everything’s bigger in Califor….oh wait, that saying is about Texas. But it could just as well be about The Golden State, considering it’s the third-largest state in the union geographically. It has the largest population in the US and boasts the world’s fourth-largest economy.  It turns out that these last two tidbits are super significant. […]

Real Discovery of Personal Data Usage is the New Green

“Collective fear stimulates herd instinct, and tends to produce ferocity toward those who are not regarded as members of the herd.”   Bertrand Russell   Remember the early part of the century when we printed emails at will without regard to the harm the extra printing was causing to the environment? There was a gradual realization by […]

Are You Striking Out With Your DSAR Duties?

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“In baseball, my theory is to strive for consistency, not to worry about the numbers. If you dwell on statistics, you get shortsighted; if you aim for consistency, the numbers will be there in the end.” -Tom Seaver Over the last few weeks, I have had a number of conversations with different customers that were […]