Only 5 percent of EU companies believe they are compliant with GDPR

Alert Logic has published the results of a survey conducted with over 200 European based companies. The survey results show that while most of the surveyed companies (77 percent) are familiar with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), only 5 percent believe they are compliant with all applicable requirements less than a year before the regulation goes into effect. A further 27 percent were not confident they will be ready by the time GDPR is enforceable in May 2018.

Acxiom partners with Data Compliant to help brands accelerate GDPR readiness

Acxiom has formed a partnership with Privacy and Security consulting company, Data Compliant, to help businesses address the challenges and the pressing need to comply with the fast approaching EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). With more businesses looking for approaches and solutions to optimise their security and privacy preparations for GDPR, this unique partnership will deliver actionable  ‘Accelerated GDPR Readiness’ programs for clients.

DDoS threats analysed in global threat report

Imperva has released its Q2 2017 Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report, a statistical analysis of more than 15,000 network and application layer DDoS attacks mitigated by Imperva Incapsula’s services during Q2 2017. Information about DDoS bot capabilities and assumed identities comes from a random sample of 39.1 billion DDoS bot requests collected from such assaults over the same period.

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