Data Privacy

The Business and Societal Case for Privacy

By Mary Mazzoni
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This article series is underwritten by Symantec and went through our normal editorial review process. 

American companies experienced nearly 500 data breaches in 2016 alone, and governments around the world are beginning to require more from private firms when it comes to protecting user data.

How the Push to Make Data Privacy a Human Right Will Impact Businesses

by Nithin Coca
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The international nonprofit Access Now calls privacy a “cornerstone of human rights in the digital age.” In fact, more and more technologists, advocacy groups, and consumers are calling for stronger laws and regulations on data privacy as a fundamental human or civil right. As companies collect and use an increasingly staggering amount of personal information, there is greater attention on what their responsibility is—both ethically and legally—in handling all of this data.

What New U.S. Data Privacy Laws Mean for Business

by Mary Mazzoni
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The frequency and intensity of data breaches are on the rise worldwide. More than 4.5 billion records were compromised in the first half of 2018, a 133 percent increase over last year, according to Gemalto’s Breach Level Index. Numbers like these make consumers understandably wary of sharing their personal information with companies, and they also represent a significant risk for the world’s top firms.

The Business and Societal Case for Privacy

by Mary Mazzoni
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American companies experienced nearly 500 data breaches in 2016 alone, and governments around the world are beginning to require more from private firms when it comes to protecting user data.

How the GDPR Impacts Corporate Responsibility

The EU’s newest data protection regulation is causing sweeping changes across the globe and corporate responsibility practitioners need to take notice
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by Cecily Joseph, VP, Corporate Social Responsibility

Be Part of the Must Attend Event of 2018

‘Our promised digital utopia has minefields’ – Sen. John Neely Kennedy at the Facebook Senate hearing.
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June 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Ethical Corporation is taking an ambitious role this November 13-14 in San Diego in leading the movement to solve how companies can drive at what it means to be ethical in today’s digital world – at the Responsible Business Summit West

Ethics and responsibility in digital business impacts everything from ensuring the proper use of data and being a privacy conscious company to social inclusion, freedom of speech and climate leadership.

Why Data Privacy Day Is Every Day: A Q&A With Our Top Privacy Experts

By Annabelle Baxter, Senior Manager, External Communications, Alliance Data
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In recognition of International Data Privacy Day, which celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday, we invited four Alliance Data and its businesses’ privacy subject matter experts to share some thoughts about why data privacy is so central to the company’s values and obligations, as well as some of the changing trends around privacy.

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In recognition of International Data Privacy Day, which celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday, we invited four Alliance Data and its businesses’ privacy subject matter experts to share some thoughts about why data privacy is so central to the company’s values and obligations, as well as some of the changing trends around privacy.

Destroy the Data -- Not the Device

By Carol Baroudi, Arrow Electronics
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Data, data, everywhere, and so little of it under our control …

As we celebrate – and I use that word loosely – Data Privacy Day 2016, I believe that we have a lot more data and a lot less privacy than we did last year.

But then I think, “What about the European Union’s new privacy legislation?” Maybe we are making some progress on the privacy front after all.

Infographic: 2015 Data Privacy Day

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Alliance Data and our three lines of business celebrate Data Privacy Day, a day we mark at Alliance Data, since the importance of protecting our Company’s data, our clients’ data, and our clients’ customers’ data is an integral part of our DNA. This infographic is a short summary of what Big Data looks like in today’s data-driven economy. 

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