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. 1touch.io’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 […]

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. […]

The Necessity of ZERO Trust in Data Discovery for Privacy

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“I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.”   –Friedrich Nietzsche  As a Privacy stakeholder, whether you are in a Legal, Governance or Security function, you must be certain that you understand all usage of personal data and that it is properly protected. CCPA fines are much harsher […]

Achieving Compliance with Data Protection Regulations

The EU’s General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) have greatly expanded consumers’ control over their personal data that is collected by businesses.  As a result, organizations are now required to implement processes for managing subject rights requests (SRRs)/data subject access requests (DSARs) under the new regulations. Major Requirements Under […]

It’s Time to Organize—How to Inventorize Your Mess of Data

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When was the last time you tried to inventorize your closet?  Inventorizing (or organizing, in plainspeak) your closet can be a frightening proposition; lots of clothes, all in the wrong places, some in boxes with labels, some in boxes without labels, some labeled incorrectly altogether.  Oh, and don’t forget about the clothes that made their […]

What Have We Learned About GDPR Over The Last Two Years?

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In a nutshell – that it misses the point. It’s a bit harsh, but let’s consider the impact. As a consumer, I am more frustrated than ever by the continuous need to accept conditions to view a website or to give my consent to cookie usage or whatever other ingenious device confronts me to make […]

GDPR vs. CCPA

On January 1, 2020, California passed the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), marking the first intensive state-wide privacy legislation in the US. The CCPA followed the traction of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that passed on May 25, 2018. Both the CCPA and the GDPR give individuals the right to be informed, the […]

The Privacy Regulations Shift

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We’ve all seen that ad on eCommerce websites. “Enter your email here to join our newsletter and receive 10% off on your next order!” All too often, we happily comply and are thrilled to purchase the item for $9 instead of $10. But as the saying goes, nothing in life is free. What are we […]