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Industries Prone to Email GDPR Breaches

Although emails are not specifically referenced within the clauses of the GDPR, the legislation does cover all data contained within emails and attachments. Anyone handling personal information related to citizens of the EU is bound by GDPR, and must make preparations to ensure that they are compliant from the date of adoption, if not sooner.

Why Your Emails Need to Be Compliant Under GDPR

Although emails are not specifically referenced in the GDPR, all data contained within them does come under its jurisdiction. To avoid the risk of a breach, as well as to conform to these regulations, it’s important to stay protected.  In this article, we’ll introduce you to points you should consider when sending GDPR compliant emails.

The True Cost of a Data Breach to Your Business

GDPR has placed renewed focus on the issue of information security, and the potential impact of a data breach on involved organisations. Obviously, a data breach can have substantial financial consequences. Depending on the severity of the GDPR infringement, administrative fines can reach up to €20 million, or 4% of annual global turnover, whichever is higher.

5 Ways Your Emails Could Breach GDPR

There’s a lot of confusion in the air currently for small businesses surrounding GDPR! So let us set the record straight when it comes to sending emails. If you are sending emails with personally identifiable information (PII) (here’s the ICO’s guide on what actually counts as personal data.) you need to take adequate lengths to protect

How To Protect Your Email Password From Hackers

*This article originally appeared here on LinkedIn* In my previous article I have showed how easy it is for hackers to get your outlook & 365 password. The method I showed requires the hacker to be on the same network as you (WI-FI or Local) but usually hackers will use much easier way to obtain your password: Spearhead phishing