BSI Cybersecurity and Information Resilience
News - February 2018

Whitepaper: Responding to a Data Subject Access Request under GDPR 

Data Subject Access Requests (DSARs) are not a "new" right that has been given to EU citizens. However, organizations need to be aware of the potential business impact an influx of such requests could have on their organization.

This paper focuses on the typical workflows involved and includes recommendations and best practices. Information is also provided on some of the common pitfalls and problems encountered with the “aggressive requester”.

Download here  

Upcoming webinar - Technical training for legal professionals 

Gain 0.5 hours CPD points per webinar

The first of the technical training for legal professionals, webinar series, will discuss the basics of Information Technology.

Learn how you can leverage the latest technology to get where you want to go, quickly, efficiently and securely.

Topics to be discussed:
  • Introduction to the series
  • Why use technology, what is a server?
  • What is the cloud and how it works to your benefit?
Date: 8 February Time: 10.00am
Join our webinars and gain CPD points.

Register here

Introducing our new GDPR Auditor/Self-Assessment training course

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance deadline looming, many organizations find themselves at a compliance crossroads. Processes and procedures have been created or amended to comply with the regulations but organizations are uncertain as to whether these measures will be sufficient to meet compliance obligations.

This two day course focuses on how organizations can build in “3rd line of defence” practices to ensure compliance on an ongoing continuous assessment basis.

Book now

Webinar: What are your peers doing to reduce phishing attacks?

Join us and our end user security awareness partner, Wombat Security Technologies as we discuss key findings from the 2018 State of the Phish™ Report:

Key topics include:

  • Where and how organizations make themselves most vulnerable to phishing attacks
  • How and why end users are vulnerable to phishing and how to address the problem
  • What your peers are doing, whether it is working and what you should be doing
Date: 15 February Time: 2.00 - 3.00pm

More information and  register 

Upcoming 2018 training courses 

EU GDPR Foundation course
Feb 26 Dublin
Mar 12 Dublin
Mar 12 London   
Mar 15 Edinburgh

GDPR Auditor/Self-Assessment course
Mar 13 - 14 Dublin
Mar 26 - 27 London

Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe (CIPP/E)
Feb 26 - 27 Dublin 
Mar 20 - 21 London
Mar 21 - 22 Dublin

Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM)
Feb 27 - 28 London 
Feb 28 - Mar 1 Dublin
Mar 27 - 28 Dublin

Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Feb 19 - 23 Dublin

Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT)
Mar 5 - 6 Dublin

View our full suite of courses

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As we continue to expand, we have a number of roles available on our website.

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