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Right to Data Portability Under the GDPR – Part 2: How to comply with the right and what to consider in practice?

Right to Data Portability Under the GDPR – Part 2: How to comply with the right and what to consider in practice?

The introduction of the right to data portability under the GDPR will have a significant impact on data controllers. But how should companies comply with this new regulation?

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Right to Data Portability Under the GDPR – Part 1: What does the right cover and when does it apply?

Right to Data Portability Under the GDPR – Part 1: What does the right cover and when does it apply?

Data portability will have an impact on all data controllers as it enhances competition between services by making it easier for individuals to switch between different providers, whilst also granting them access to more information than they previously had.

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End User Consents Under the GDPR – Part 3: Guidelines for Users

End User Consents Under the GDPR – Part 3: Guidelines for Users

Although the GDPR imposes new stricter rules on the use of end user consents, it is essential that also the end users themselves are active in data protection and privacy related matters. This blog post provides a few guidelines for end users to consider while registrating to a service.

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End User Consents Under the GDPR – Part 2: A Checklist for Data Controllers

End User Consents Under the GDPR – Part 2: A Checklist for Data Controllers

The GDPR defines that consent must be freely given, specific and informed as well as unambiguous. These abstract terms as such do not tell much to the data controller about the way consent should be collected. This blog post contains some golden rules to take into consideration when collecting consents.

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End User Consents Under the GDPR – Part 1: Issues Relating to Consent

End User Consents Under the GDPR – Part 1: Issues Relating to Consent

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) imposes stricter rules on consent. This first part addresses some issues linked to using end user consents in the online environment.

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Children’s Privacy in the Internet of Things – Part 3: What to take into account when buying a “smart” toy for a child

Children’s Privacy in the Internet of Things – Part 3: What to take into account when buying a “smart” toy for a child

There are some factors for the consumers to keep in mind when thinking about buying a new smart toy for a child.

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Children’s Privacy in the Internet of Things – Part 2: How the GDPR boosts children’s privacy

Children’s Privacy in the Internet of Things – Part 2: How the GDPR boosts children’s privacy

The second part of our blog series will take a glance on how the GDPR will affect children’s privacy in the Internet of Things.

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Children’s Privacy in the Internet of Things – Part 1: Threats that IoT poses to children’s privacy

Children’s Privacy in the Internet of Things – Part 1: Threats that IoT poses to children’s privacy

There are new kind of threats that IoT poses - not only for adults but also for children’s privacy.

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Privacy Challenges – Part 5: Implementing privacy throughout organization

Privacy Challenges – Part 5: Implementing privacy throughout organization

We have made the promise to help our clients understand their privacy challenges and enable them to tackle them in a way that meets both their business requirements and regulatory requirements.

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Privacy Challenges – Part 4: Lack of privacy professionals

Privacy Challenges – Part 4: Lack of privacy professionals

Privacy and data protection are one of the fastest growing and changing subject areas of this decade.

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Privacy Challenges – Part 3: Lack of tools and best practices

Privacy Challenges – Part 3: Lack of tools and best practices

Facing changes in regulation, organizations have yet to determine what the new regulation means for their business and customers.

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Privacy Challenges – Part 2: Changing regulation

Privacy Challenges – Part 2: Changing regulation

One of the most discussed topics in data protection has been the reform of the EU Data Protection rules.

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Privacy Challenges – Part 1: Data is the new oil

Privacy Challenges – Part 1: Data is the new oil

Personal data is said to be the hottest commodity on the market in today’s network society.

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Managed Data Protection solutions help manage privacy challenges

Managed Data Protection solutions help manage privacy challenges

Data protection is one of the fastest growing industries in today’s network society. Personal data is used increasingly to derive business insights and to improve services.

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Privacy Ecosystem Map

Privacy Ecosystem Map

An ecosystem is a community of different players. Privacy ecosystem includes players from regulators to services providers, from law firms to technology companies.

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Privacy test: How does Facebook read your phonebook?

Privacy test: How does Facebook read your phonebook?

Have you ever wondered Facebook’s ability to find and suggest “people you might know” both accurately and timely? We at Privaon did a test to find it out for you.

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Privacy Engineering: Closing the gap between PbD and implementation

Privacy Engineering: Closing the gap between PbD and implementation

Privacy by Design (PbD) defines a number of principles that are useful for high-level target setting.

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Right of access as an engineering process

Right of access as an engineering process

This blog text aims to show how companies should provide consumer access in accordance with the law and good practices.

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Perceptions of controllers on EU data protection reform: Finnish perspective

Perceptions of controllers on EU data protection reform: Finnish perspective

The European Commission proposed a reform of the EU data protection framework in 2012.

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