Author Archives: Nybble

Old School Data Mapping is Creating a False Sense of Security

This year saw the second state in the US, Virginia, enact a comprehensive privacy law.  The dominos are starting to fall quickly, with dozens… Read More

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Is Your Data Estate an Unstructured Mess? How a Spring-Cleaning Project Can Reduce Your Organization’s Risk

In a special guest feature with insideBIGDATA, ActiveNav’s CRO, Dean Gonsowski, shares how data minimization can reduce your risk profile. Read More

Defensible disposition

Legal expert Dyann Heward-Mills explains “defensible deletion” (also called “defensible disposition”) — what it means and why it’s important. Read More

Technology round-up

Rich Hale (CTO, Active Navigation) differentiates various technologies in the data privacy space. Read More

Making the business case

How File Analysis technology can help to make a strong business case for the investment in tackling data-at-rest. Read More

Prevention is better than cure!

Rich Hale explains how good data governance can stop problems before they happen. Read More

What keeps executives up at night?

We asked Dyann to tell us, based on her experience, what keeps her clients up at night in terms of data-related issues. Read More

Risk Mapping

Rich Hale explains how risk mapping helps companies identify key actions to take to remediate potential problems with data-at-rest. Read More

The value of unique focus

Rich Hale explains how Active Navigation has been focused on File Analysis since the inception of the company—and how this benefits customers. Read More

What do companies need to do?

Dyann Heward-Mills provides a high-level outline of the key challenges facing businesses now that GDPR is in effect. Read More

Data privacy is a human right!

Dyann explains how the basis for consumer protection legislation lies in the concept of fundamental human rights. Read More

Laws around the world

Beyond the GDPR in Europe, other jurisdictions around the world are developing their own laws around consumer protection. Read More

What is a DPO?

Dyann explains the roles and responsibilities of a Data Protection Officer (DPO). Read More

Not just compliance — opportunity!

Dyann Heward-Mills suggests that companies need to think not just in terms of compliance—but in terms of opportunities that good governance presents. Read More

“Subject Access Requests”

Key to the GDPR are “Subject Access Requests”. Dyann Heward-Mills explains what these are and how companies need to respond. Read More

United States Marine Corps

United States Marine Corps… Read More