GDPR


In our last blog we learnt what potential impact the mandatory breach notification and the EU’s GDPR will have on the Australian market. But what’s next for organisations and what will be the potential challenges? [Read More]
by RSS Jon McGettigan  |  Feb 04, 2018  |  Filed in:
The use of Shadow IT is increasing thanks to SaaS. Learn the risks that shadow IT poses to financial services firms, and how to mitigate them. [Read More]
by RSS Nirav Shah  |  Feb 02, 2018  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Both Australia’s Mandatory Notifiable Data Breach legislation and the EU’s GDPR are shining a spotlight on state-of-the-art data security technoloies and strategies to help Australian organisations stay strong in an increasingly digitized world. [Read More]
by RSS Jon McGettigan  |  Jan 29, 2018  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Financial services firms are partnering with fintech organizations to drive innovation. Learn the role cybersecurity must play in these partnerships. [Read More]
by RSS Brian Forster  |  Jan 19, 2018  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
Fortinet is excited to be meeting with our partners at this year’s Accelerate conference, which promises to be the largest one yet. Around 2,000 thought leaders, IT and security experts, partners, and customers will convene in Las Vegas from February 26th – March 1st to attend keynotes and breakout sessions, network, and collaborate. [Read More]
by RSS Jon Bove  |  Jan 15, 2018  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
With GDPR scheduled to come into full effect this May, private and public-sector organizations across the world have no time to waste in taking actions to ensure they are ready to comply with these new requirements. The best way forward is through a comprehensive and integrated strategy that is able to see and track personal data, as well as prevent, detect, and remediate data breaches anywhere they may occur.  This is a strategic approach that not only enables regulatory compliance, but will allow you to differentiate security as a value-add. [Read More]
by RSS Drew Del Matto  |  Jan 08, 2018  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
We have just announced our annual Fortinet Accelerate global partner and user conference, taking place on February 26 – March 1, 2018 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. This year we are expecting more than 2,000 customers, partners, industry leaders, and technical experts to come together to share industry trends and discuss the latest advances in technologies and strategies. [Read More]
by RSS Mike Morgan  |  Dec 20, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
There’s been a lot of confusion—and frankly, a lot of vendor hype—about the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). There is no doubt that GDPR is a very far-reaching legal initiative that will significantly change the way that many private and public sector organizations treat personally identifiable information (PII) and respond to data breaches. On the other hand, it’s safe to say that a majority of readers of this blog post work for organizations that will not be directly affected by GDPR. [Read More]
by RSS Patrick Grillo  |  Dec 18, 2017  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
At the end of the day, complying with GDPR may very well simply turn out to be the right thing to do to protect the privacy and interests of all of an organization’s stakeholder communities. As a society, we simply can’t go on shrugging off data breaches that harm millions of people, often on multiple occasions in their lifetime. [Read More]
by RSS Patrick Grillo  |  Dec 08, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology, Industry Trends
Globally operating financial services firms have to be aware of new cybersecurity regulations and how they affect their business in order to navigate data rules and remain compliant, especially as they conduct business across borders. Compliance is especially crucial as the punishments for noncompliance typically include large fines. Below are some of the most recent implemented or proposed cybersecurity regulations that will affect financial services firms. [Read More]
by RSS Drew Del Matto  |  Dec 05, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology, Industry Trends