Data Security & Privacy Management

The frequency and size of data breaches are increasing. Board of directors and executives are more focused on better management and protection of IT systems and data than ever before. Due to the awareness, data security and privacy management is becoming a major issue for IT departments.

A selected approach to security & privacy will not protect a company’s reputation. Proactive measures and established policies shall do. A methodology that focuses on the following core concepts provides the clarity to move forward assertively:  identifying and securing an enterprise most valuable assets, continuous monitoring, and a structured, fast response to a breach.

Leveraging industry best practices, DataAffect providing expert-level data security and privacy management solutions to the CCPA and GDPR affected companies in The United States. DataAffect built risk-based approach is comprehensive and focuses on creating a secure environment first. Our privacy management professionals will work with you to face the future with confidence.


The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was created to provide individuals with greater control over how organizations collect, store, transfer and use their personal data. It impacts both companies that conduct business in the European Union and businesses that maintain and process European Union personal data.

The California Consumers Privacy Act (CCPA)

The CCPA grants “consumers” new rights with respect to the use and collection of their personal information. The bill goes into effect on January 1, 2020. It rewrites the rules of the road for the operations of many businesses that have any California employees, customers, or operations.  

How DataAffect Can Help

DataAffect assists organizations in achieving clarity and compliance around privacy risk governance programs, including the Global Data Protection Regulation and the California Consumer Privacy Act, and other similar regulations. We help companies understand the impacts of regulatory requirements, assess and remediate processes and technologies, and implement changes to achieve and maintain compliance. 

Our approach to compliance includes:

  • Identify high-risk areas to ensure a focused approach
  • Determine exposure and prioritize compliance activities
  • Implement changes to achieve compliance 
  • Provide evidence of accountability and compliance