In commemoration of Data Privacy Day and Week 2023, CyberPlural MSSP, a security service provider in Abuja held a session focused on data privacy from security operations perspectives citing use cases from its ongoing and continuous Threat Intel and Monitoring OPs.
During the session, things that can help organizations, developers, and individuals handling user data were discussed as how to ensure they are upholding the fundamental right of data subjects at all times. Detail of this session can be found below.
Part of what was also shared was a blog focusing on NDPR’s Technical Requirements for Organizations to Ensure Data Privacy. These requirements address data privacy at their core, such as those covering encryption, data storage and retention, data minimization, data breach notification, and risk assessments. Read more
To guarantee compliance, the NDPR includes provisions for the appointment of a Data Protection Officer (DPO) to oversee all aspects of an organization’s compliance with this legislation.
Organizations are recommended to take the technical requirements set forth by the NDPR seriously to ensure the privacy and security of user data. By adhering to these requirements, enterprises may limit the risk of data breaches and avoid the associated consequences/penalties entirely.