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PrivCom To Host Educational Webinar On June 8

PrivCom To Host Educational Webinar On June 8

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda will be holding an educational webinar discussion entitled “Understanding ‘AdTech’ and how online advertising affects children” on Tuesday, June 8th. A spokesperson said, “On 8 June 2021, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda will hold an educational webinar... Read more of this article

Gateway Systems Provides Cybersecurity Tips

Gateway Systems Provides Cybersecurity Tips

The recent ransomware attack on the U.S. Colonial Pipeline acts “as a stark reminder about the threats businesses and governments face today from all over the globe,”  Gateway Systems said. A Gateway Systems spokesperson said, “The ransomware attack sparked widespread fuel shortages across the U.S., resulting in panic buying and fuel... Read more of this article

“Privacy By Design” Webinar On May 13

“Privacy By Design” Webinar On May 13

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda will hold an educational webinar discussion about Privacy by Design [PbD] on Thursday [May 13], with the event to feature the creator of the PbD principles, Dr. Ann Cavoukian, former privacy commissioner for Ontario. A spokesperson said, “On 13 May 2021, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner... Read more of this article

PrivCom Welcomes Assistant Commissioner

PrivCom Welcomes Assistant Commissioner

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda is welcoming Georgia W. Fevriere as Assistant Commissioner. A spokesperson said, “Assistant Commissioner Fevriere will lead the operations unit for the Office, with varied responsibilities for administration, project management, research, and policy development. “Ms. Fevriere possesses a... Read more of this article

CPCU Society To Host Data Breach Webinar

CPCU Society To Host Data Breach Webinar

The CPCU Society Bermuda Chapter will be hosting a free webinar entitled ‘Is Your Company Ready To Handle Data Breach?’ on Monday [April 19] in order to bring awareness to cyber security. A spokesperson said, “Hackers know our mentality: it won’t happen to us, we don’t need to spend time preparing, we don’t have the information... Read more of this article

Mosaic To Launch Cybersecurity Coverage

Mosaic To Launch Cybersecurity Coverage

Mosaic announced the launch of its cybersecurity coverage globally on April 1, through teams based in Chicago and London. A spokesperson said, “Mosaic’s Cybersecurity & Privacy coverage is designed to protect diverse industry types and focus on supporting insureds’ ability to not only proactively prevent an attack, but also respond and... Read more of this article

PrivCom Becomes Member Of ID2020 Alliance

PrivCom Becomes Member Of ID2020 Alliance

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda has joined as the newest member of the ID2020 Alliance to promote privacy in digital identity solutions. A spokesperson said, “The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda has joined as the newest member of the ID2020 Alliance. Commissioner White will also serve on ID2020’s Ethics and... Read more of this article

AXIS & Elpha To Provide Cyber Security Software

AXIS & Elpha To Provide Cyber Security Software

AXIS Insurance has partnered with Elpha Secure to provide cyber insurance and software protection to small businesses to help improve their cybersecurity. A spokesperson said, “AXIS Insurance, the specialty insurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited [AXIS Capital], and Elpha Secure, a cyber security company built for the insurance... Read more of this article

Safer Internet Day: “Think Before You Click”

Safer Internet Day: “Think Before You Click”

International Safer Internet Day  is observed on February 9th,, and the Bermuda Police Service [BPS] highlighted what they said were “two areas of major concern impacting teenagers, cyberbullying and sexting.” A police spokesperson said, “Your digital footprint is a permanent trail you leave the moment you sign onto any online service... Read more of this article

Viewing Of ‘The Social Dilemma’ Film

Viewing Of ‘The Social Dilemma’ Film

There will be viewing of the documentary film The Social Dilemma, followed by a panel discussion, on Monday [Nov 23]. The free event will see the film screening take place from 4.00pm to 5.30pm, with the panel discussion following from 5.30pm to 6.30pm. The panel will be moderated by Coral Wells, and will include panelists Kim Perdikou, Stuart Lacey,... Read more of this article

Cybersecurity Virtual Info Session On Nov 20

Cybersecurity Virtual Info Session On Nov 20

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] will be hosting a virtual Lunch & Learn information session tomorrow [Nov 20] from 12.30pm to 1.30pm. A spokesperson said, “Cyber criminals target companies of all sizes. Putting in practice a few cybersecurity basics will put you on the right footing, help you protect your business, and... Read more of this article

TLC To Host Cybersecurity Career Webinar

TLC To Host Cybersecurity Career Webinar

The TLC Group will be hosting a Facebook Livestream today [Oct 23] to discuss careers in the cybersecurity field. A spokesperson said, “We are now more than halfway through Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020 and we’ve been busy. As a matter of fact, we’ve been focused on empowering individuals and organisations to enhance their cybersecurity... Read more of this article

Privacy Commissioner Highlights Cybersecurity

Privacy Commissioner Highlights Cybersecurity

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Bermuda has established a dedicated web page that people can visit to learn about basic cybersecurity concepts and tips, with updates to be provided daily throughout October. Privacy Commissioner Alexander White said, “You may know that October is generally called Cybersecurity Awareness Month. “My... Read more of this article