Blog and News

The PICNIC Problem & how HR should deal with it

While much of the attention with respect to breaches focuses on cyber security and hacking, most breaches are in fact a ...
Read More 02 December 2019

GDPR Update – November 2019

As we reach a point around 18 months after the GDPR came into force across EU members states in May 2019, enforcement ac...
Read More 29 November 2019

Hugh Jones on Newstalk

Sytorus’ Chief Privacy Officer, Hugh Jones, spoke to Ivan Yates on Friday about the news that over 360 data breaches hav...
Read More 23 September 2019

The Implications of a 'No Deal' Brexit by the end of October

The implications of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit by end-October As the witching date of Hallowe’en (aka Brexit) looms ever closer,...
Read More 09 September 2019

GDPR one year in - 10 enduring myths about your Data Privacy responsibilities debunked

It’s over a year since the European-wide enactment of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), but many organisati...
Read More 05 July 2019

Do I Need to Hire a Data Protection Officer to be GDPR Compliant?

It’s July 2019 and we’re well past the deadline for implementation of the GDPR, but there is still some confusion in org...
Read More 05 July 2019

The implications of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit by end-March

As the March 29th deadline for Brexit looms ever closer, there are implications for organisations to consider in the eve...
Read More 08 March 2019

Share with Care (and avoid a confidentiality breach)

  One of the topics we get a lot of queries about is the sharing of personal data and whether it is a breach of the GDPR...
Read More 29 January 2019

Lawful Basis – It’s Not All About Consent

The first principle of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires that all personal data is processed lawful...
Read More 29 January 2019

Data Protection Budget Time!

It’s that time of the year again. The turkey is getting fat, the goose will soon be cooked and the inevitable argument o...
Read More 14 November 2018

Are privacy programs running out of steam?

It may seem somewhat ludicrous, given the news stories and focus the GDPR has received over the past 12 months, but this...
Read More 14 November 2018

Sytorus Shortlisted for the 2018 Export Industry Awards

It has been a great year for us here at Sytorus, further investment, the opening of new offices around Europe and winnin...
Read More 31 October 2018