Today is National Data Privacy Day

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Millions of people are unaware of and uninformed about how their personal information is being used, collected or shared in our digital society. Data Privacy Day aims to inspire dialogue and empower individuals and companies to take action.

Art Gross, President and CEO, HIPAA Secure Now!
If you want to read someone well versed in all things data security look no further than one of our favorite contributors, Art Gross. Gross is the President and CEO at HIPAA Secure Now! (@hipaasecurenow) which provides security services to small and midsize businesses (SMBs). Secure Now’s unique combination of employee training, security assessments, policies and procedures – combined with financial protection and breach response services makes them a leader in the SMB security market. Grab a cup of coffee and catch up on the latest Art Gross posts, You won;t be disappointed.

Three Behavioral Science Approaches You Should Be Using In Your Cybersecurity Awareness Program: An Interview with Samuel Salzer and Masha Sedova
On this webinar, Daniel Eliot, Director of Education and Strategic Initiatives, National Cyber Security Alliance will sit down with Samuel Salzer, Behavioral Designer & Habit Expert and Masha Sedova, Co-Founder, Elevate Security and award winning cybersecurity expert to discuss three strategies you can easily integrate to take your cybersecurity awareness program to the next level in 2020. This webinar will take place on Thursday, January 23rd at 10:00 am PT. Register now!

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National Cyber Security Alliance Encourages Businesses to Support Data Privacy Day on January 28
To launch the eighth annual Data Privacy Day on January 28, the National Cyber Security Alliance (@staysafeonline) urges all businesses to create a culture of privacy by initiating more transparent data collection and usage practices and, where possible, offering easy-to-use controls for consumers to manage their information. NCSA ‒ the nation’s leading nonprofit public-private partnership promoting the safe and secure use of the Internet ‒ assumed leadership of Data Privacy Day in 2011 and works to uphold the basic tenet of “Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust.” In addition to developing business-focused initiatives, Data Privacy Day is dedicated to helping the public better understand how to protect personal information and navigate the online world.

Data Privacy Day 2020: A Vision for the Future
Recent years have been transformational for privacy. In the wake of GDPR, governments around the country, and around the world, are enacting privacy laws and regulations. On January 28, experts on U.S. and international privacy will delve deep into the global wave of regulations and what they mean for economies around the world today and into the future. There is still time to register for this free event if you are in the San Francisco area. Can’t make it to the event? Fortunately, you can sign up to watch the event live on Tuesday, January 28 at 1:00 p.m. EST/10:00 a.m. PST.

BONUS: Update Your Privacy Settings
Want to view or change your privacy/security settings, but don’t know where to find them? Use these direct links, courtesy of StaySafeOnline, to update your privacy settings on popular devices and online services. Additionally, be sure to check out the Resources Library offered by StaySafeOnline for an abundance of materials, videos, infographics, tip sheets, fact sheets and much more.

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