Compliance

CCPA vs. GDPR: Similarities and Differences Explained

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are laws that emerged to give individuals greater power over their personal information. Both regulate organisations that collect and use data in a variety of ways. A brief summary of the CCPA: Gives California residents increased transparency and control…

What Is Personal Data?

Put simply, personal data is information that relates to 1. an identified or identifiable person or 2. an identified or identifiable legal entity (where such information is protected similarly as personal data under applicable data protection laws and regulations). While regulations use different terms with slightly varying definitions, “personal…

What Is SOC Compliance?

SOC is a set of standards that allow companies to demonstrate they are managing and regulating information properly. SOC stands for “service and organisation controls;” developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), these regulations exist to give companies peace of mind when exchanging customer data with third-party…

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