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Slack Updates Privacy Policy, Giving Employers Access to Direct Messages, More News

Slack Updates Privacy Policy, Giving Employers Access to Direct Messages, More News

San Francisco-based Slack has updated its privacy policy. Unlike many of the privacy policy updates announced since the Facebook–Cambridge Analytica data harvesting scandal, this update enables employers to view and download everything users share in Slack, even conversations shared in private channels.

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9 Ways to Jumpstart Your GDPR Compliance Program

9 Ways to Jumpstart Your GDPR Compliance Program

The General Data Protection Rule (GDPR) goes into effect May 25. That's less than four months away for those of you counting. However, according to a report from the UK Government, many of you are not paying attention. The British Government reported Jan. 24 in its "Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2018: Preparations for the new Data Protection Act"  that less than half

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11 MarTech Vendors Reveal GDPR Compliance Plans

11 MarTech Vendors Reveal GDPR Compliance Plans

Are marketing technology vendors invested in compliance readiness for the General Data Protection Rule (GDPR)? Or have they taken the casual, toss-up-a-few-blog-posts kinda approach? Tim Walters, partner and privacy lead with New York City-based Digital Clarity Group  and a GDPR analyst, told CMSWire the commitment from MarTech vendors

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Gigya Unveils Enterprise Preference Manager to Help Address GDPR Compliance

This morning Gigya unveiled Enterprise Preference Manager, a new product aimed at helping brands reestablish consumer trust while at the same time maintaining compliance with forthcoming data protection regulations such as the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The news comes shortly after the announcement that software giant SAP would acquire the Palo Alto, Calif-based provider of customer identity and access

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Are MarTech Vendors Prepared as GDPR Deadlines Approach?

Are MarTech Vendors Prepared as GDPR Deadlines Approach?

Marketing technology vendors face a "multi-faceted" challenge to ensure their personal-data-gathering systems comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Rule (GDPR). Specifically, they must secure data against unauthorized access, facilitate a deeper level of customer consent, provide auditable descriptions of actual data use, and be able to verify

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