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Data Protection Officer Guideline – How to Organise the Data Protection Officer role?

Data Protection Officer Guideline – How to Organise the Data Protection Officer role?

Publications & News » White Papers

This data protection officer guideline will demonstrate the most relevant aspects to take into consideration with organising the role of a DPO.

Appointing a Data Protection Officer (DPO)

Appointing a Data Protection Officer (DPO)

Publications & News » White Papers

'Should we proceed with appointing a DPO' is not always a simple question. In this blog we will provide some examples and break down the requirements of appointing a DPO.

Data Protection Officer Role

Data Protection Officer Role

Publications & News » White Papers

The Data Protection Officer's role is emphasised in GDPR. Read, what does the role requires, what are the tasks and how can the role be organised.

How to provide GDPR and data protection training for your staff?

How to provide GDPR and data protection training for your staff?

Blogs » GDPR

When mere actions aren’t enough but proof for these actions is required as well, the need for thorough consideration of GDPR and data protection training becomes imminent. How to train an organisation about the GDPR and data protection and what to take into consideration?

Privaon lahjoittaa nuorille osaamista tietosuojaan

Privaon lahjoittaa nuorille osaamista tietosuojaan

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Privaon etsii pääkaupunkiseudulta oppilaitosta, joka haluaa edistää nuorten tietosuojaosaamista.

Pohjoismaiden johtava tietosuoja-alan yritys löytyy Espoosta

Pohjoismaiden johtava tietosuoja-alan yritys löytyy Espoosta

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Tietosuojaa palveluna tarjoava Privaon on dynaaminen ja ketterä kansainvälistyvä kasvuyritys, joka tarjoaa liiketoimintalähtöisiä ratkaisuja tietosuojaan.

Privaon’s Privacy Report 2017

Privaon’s Privacy Report 2017

White Papers

Organisations are aware of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation

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?

Blogs » GDPR

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?

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?

Blogs » GDPR

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.

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

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

Blogs » GDPR

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 registering to a service.

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

Blogs » GDPR

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.

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

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

Blogs » GDPR

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.

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

Blogs » Privacy

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

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

Blogs » 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.

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

Blogs » Privacy

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

Privacy Impact Assessment – White Paper

Privacy Impact Assessment – White Paper

White Papers

A tool for measuring compliance, identifying and minimizing privacy related risks and demonstrating accountability.

Privaon’s Privacy Report 2016

Privaon’s Privacy Report 2016

White Papers

Data protection in Europe is going through a significant change.

Managed Data Protection – White paper

Managed Data Protection – White paper

White Papers

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.

Privacy Challenges – Part 5: Implementing privacy throughout organization

Privacy Challenges – Part 5: Implementing privacy throughout organization

Blogs » Privacy

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.

Privacy Challenges – Part 4: Lack of privacy professionals

Privacy Challenges – Part 4: Lack of privacy professionals

Blogs » Privacy

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

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

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

Blogs

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

Privacy Challenges – Part 2: Changing regulation

Privacy Challenges – Part 2: Changing regulation

Blogs

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

Privacy Challenges – Part 1: Data is the new oil

Privacy Challenges – Part 1: Data is the new oil

Blogs

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

Managed Data Protection solutions help manage privacy challenges

Managed Data Protection solutions help manage privacy challenges

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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.

Privacy Ecosystem Map

Privacy Ecosystem Map

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

Privacy test: How does Facebook read your phonebook?

Privacy test: How does Facebook read your phonebook?

Blogs

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.

Privacy Engineering: Closing the gap between PbD and implementation

Privacy Engineering: Closing the gap between PbD and implementation

Blogs

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

Preparing Your Organization for Right of Access

Preparing Your Organization for Right of Access

Blogs

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

Perceptions of controllers on EU data protection reform: Finnish perspective

Perceptions of controllers on EU data protection reform: Finnish perspective

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