Why Is GDPR Not Compliance As Usual for the Financial Services Sector?

For the financial services sector, few things are new under the regulatory sun.  While the acronym has barely left the lips of privacy and information security professionals outside of financial services for at least six months (and potentially longer), GDPR joins dozens if not hundreds of existing regulations that IT and information security teams at … Continued

Big is the new Cool: BigID Named a Gartner 2018 Cool Vendor for Privacy Management

Following on the heels of our recognition as the winner of the RSAC Innovation Sandbox, we are doubly thrilled that BigID has been selected by leading analyst Gartner as a Cool Vendor in the firm’s inaugural report focusing on innovative and impactful vendors in the Privacy Management market. BigID was founded and developed based on … Continued

The Risky Business of Privacy Risk

The EU GDPR at its heart is about privacy risk. Avoiding privacy violations is about understanding and mitigating privacy risk. But what is privacy risk? The EU GDPR references it 75 times but never elaborates how to measure it. Yes, it warns that risky behavior includes large-scale data processing with the intent of personal profiling. … Continued