Brexit Focused

There are complete sets of legislation that affect businesses in different ways, at the time of writing this page, the United Kingdom has voted for BREXIT and in a little over 2 years time the rules of Europe and the Laws of the UK will need clarification. However, at the time of writing the three documents linked to below are considered important to business owners.

The Directive on security of network and information systems (NIS Directive)

DIRECTIVE (EU) 2016/1148 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 6 July 2016

Overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Security Threat Definitions

Techies like myself are used to using acronyms because we use the terms they are associated with on a daily basis, but for Joe Public, it can be intimidating. So, our good friends at Sophos have put together a brilliant Free PDF that you can download with 100 pages of terms and definitions in a straight forward language.

Check out Threatsaurus – It is a brilliant reference.

 

Data Protection and GDPR

The Data Protection Act is being replaced by a European document that comes into force before the UK leaves the EU. The UK Government has indicated that all affected UK Businesses must work within the bounds of this document by 28th May 2018.

To lean more Go to the ICO HERE