21/05/20 GDPR Community Round-Up

Here’s a round-up of interesting reading we found online today*;

  • Millions of sensitive data records lost could cost top-earning tech companies an average of $174 million per day, research shows. A new report reveals the reputational and financial impact of severe and catastrophic data breaches on top companies and social media platforms. Apple could lose a staggering $83 billion per month, while Microsoft could experience a drop in the value of $2.3 billion each week. Businesses should prioritise security training for all staff, keep software updated and carefully control who can access sensitive data, says an expert.

*These sites aren’t affiliated with GDPR Community and these aren’t an advertisement, they’re simply site’s we’ve thought the community might have an interest in reading.