To celebrate Data Protection Day, Genetec Inc., a technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations and business intelligence solutions, has shared practical guidance on how organisations can secure their operations in a way that respects everyone’s privacy.
To date, 107 countries have established legislation that secures the protection of data and privacy. This follows in the footsteps of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe, which has issued €1,059,520,456 in fines since its establishment in 2018. Despite that, only 59% of organisations say they meet all GDPR requirements.
“International Data Protection Day is the perfect time to share what we’ve learned over 25 years; organisations should never have to choose between data privacy and security,” said Christian Morin, Chief Security Officer at Genetec Inc. “As cyber threats and privacy regulations evolve, organisations need to stay vigilant. Security solutions that are built on privacy by design principles, such as our Privacy Protector, enable these organisations to achieve their business goals while maintaining compliance.”
Genetec recommends organisations ensure their security systems respect data privacy by:
For more on Genetec privacy protection initiatives, visit https://www.genetec.com/trust-cybersecurity