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  1. Marriott fined £18.4m for data breach

    Hotel chain Marriott International has been fined £18.4million for failing to keep millions of customers’ personal data secure. Marriott estimates that 339 million guest records worldwide were affected following a cyber-attack in 2014 on Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide. The attack, from an unknown source, remained undetected until September 2018, by which time the company […]

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  2. US privacy: a new world?

    PrivSec Report investigates the likelihood of a federal privacy law in the US, and how next week’s election might shape any national approach “One man’s meat is another man’s poison”, so the saying goes – and it could be applied to privacy. A growing appetite for privacy protection among consumers across the globe is evidenced […]

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  3. At-a-glance: China’s draft Personal Information Protection Law

    China last week unveiled its first draft of a new law intended to protect personal information. PrivSec Report summarises the key points.   China last week published a first draft of its comprehensive Personal Information Protection Law (Draft PIPL) which aims to provide national level protection of personal data for residents of mainland China. The […]

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  4. PrivSec Job Focus: tell us about your role

    Do you work in privacy, security or data protection? Don’t miss the chance to feature in one of PrivSec Report’s regular job focus Q&As. We are looking for people who work in privacy, security and data protection roles and those who work in related legal and regulatory fields across a range of industries to tell […]

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  5. Just one month to go until PrivSec Global – register now for your VIP pass

    PrivSec Global is the largest virtual data protection, privacy and security event in 2020. The agenda features 90 sessions, presented by more than 200 industry leaders and subject matter leaders over four days. Attendees will be able to access exclusive insights, inspiring debates, informative discussions and unrivalled community networking. PrivSec Global is more than just a four-day virtual event. In addition to live […]

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