Privacy Program Management

July 10, 2020 Alation Launches Active Data Governance

Data intelligence software vendor Alation has made the move to emphasize data governance amongst its solution offerings to make the data catalog a dynamic platform for “a broad range of data intelligence solutions.”

July 10, 2020 Ethyca’s Additional $13.5 Million in Series A Funding Drives Momentum for Automation Features

The industry’s first self-service privacy software solution Ethyca receives its second round of investor funding, aptly timed with the release of Ethyca Pro. The privacy management solution provides full automation capabilities for data mapping, data subject requests (DSRs), and consent management for various international privacy regulations.

July 01, 2020 Addresses the Privacy vs. AI Debacle With the Industry’s First AI-Powered Privacy Solution

AI-powered privacy is here to stay, driven by the innovative team at The company injects automation through AI with its PrivacyOps solution, PRIVACI, taking the effort out of mapping out personal data within its various repositories.

June 29, 2020 2B Advice Makes Moves to Support a Privacy-Aware Culture

The privacy management software space is rapidly becoming crowded with vendors all looking to add value. 2B Advice has released the most recent version (7.0) of its software, emphasizing the support tools needed to build a privacy-aware culture.

June 26, 2020 Proteus-Cyber Bridges the Gap Between Data Privacy and Threat Intelligence

Proteus-Cyber, a leading vendor within the privacy program management space, has added two standout features to its current privacy software offering. The Threat Intelligence feature tracks and links directly to CVEs discovered daily and can be integrated within the IT asset register of current Proteus-Cyber NextGen Data Privacy users.

June 26, 2020 Google Sets Limit on How Long It Will Store Some Data

In response to criticism over data collection practices, Google is introducing default deletion of location history in its web and application activities for new accounts.

June 17, 2020 IAPP’s 2020 Privacy Tech Vendor Report Highlights Data Subject Request (DSR) Feature

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) has released its 2020 Privacy Tech Vendor report, reviewing key software solution vendors within the space. This year’s report highlighted the recent addition of Data Subject Request (DSR) to the feature categories.

June 08, 2020 Varonis Moves Beyond Simple Data Classification to Provide a Privacy Perspective

In the data discovery and classification sphere, Varonis has long been associated with impressive features and a user-friendly approach to platform integration. The company takes things a step further by introducing the ability to focus on protection of personal data through a privacy lens.

April 13, 2020 Collibra’s FedRAMP Authorization Means Increased Opportunity to Partner With Government Organizations on Their Strategic Data Initiatives

On the heels of its Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) authorization, Collibra, the Data Intelligence company, now counts some of the leading US government organizations, such as the US Department of the Army and the Office of the Secretary of Defense, in its customer base.

January 10, 2020 Osano Applies for Certified-B Status

Osano recently released its SaaS privacy solution aimed at simplifying compliance and vendor assessments. The product feels familiar, but Osano’s ethical commitment sets it apart from the crowd.

December 18, 2019 TrustArc Acquires Nymity, Seeks to Bolster Feature Set

TrustArc has announced the acquisition of Canadian counterpart, Nymity – a more boutique-style vendor known for its very high standard of privacy research, expertise which manifests in its product offering.

November 11, 2019 Collibra Announces Its Acquisition of Data Lineage Provider SQLdep

Data governance player Collibra recently announced the acquisition of SQLdep, a leading provider of automated data lineage.

October 31, 2019 Proteus Helps Enterprises Document Privacy by Design

Privacy by Design (PbD) is a General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirement, but effective implementation requires deep insight into the operation and interconnection of various data collection processes. Thus, PbD can be difficult to document and demonstrate. However, Proteus may help.

July 22, 2019 Welcomed Training Provided by BigID

BigID launches a certification program, aimed to help users, administrators, and organizations demonstrate compliance.

July 22, 2019 Sick of Searching? TrustArc Automates Identifying Applicable Regulations

TrustArc’s introduction of Privacy Profile aims to solve an ongoing problem privacy professionals have: identifying all applicable regulations.

July 12, 2019 Quest Software’s Toad for Oracle SDP Addresses Data Privacy Compliance Challenges

Quest Software’s new add-on module, Toad for Oracle Standard Data Protection (SDP), automates the detection and remediation of potential violations of data privacy regulations such as GDPR, HIPAA, and PCI.

July 04, 2019 Varonis Report Identifies Widespread Shortcomings of Organizational Data Security Despite Increased Pressure of Regulations

Varonis reports that even after GDPR, businesses still are failing to effectively protect sensitive data.

June 05, 2019 Nymity Adds Data Subject Requests to Its List of Solutions

Nymity expands its product offering with the introduction of a new Data Subject Requests product.

June 05, 2019 Launch of Awareness Tracker by Nymity Signals a New Era of Privacy Software

Nymity expands its product offering with the introduction of new privacy compliance solutions.

June 04, 2019 Free Privacy Tool Released by RADAR, LLC

A new breach reporting requirements tool released by RADAR, LLC ensures that users stay up-to-date with their obligations.

June 04, 2019 Nymity’s Research & Alerts Receive Revamp

Privacy solution Nymity expands its product offering with the introduction of Next Generation Research & Alerts.