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MONTRÉAL, Jan. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — To celebrate Data Privacy Day, Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, shares practical guidance on how organizations can secure their operations in a way that respects everyone’s privacy.
To date, 107 countries and several states in the U.S. have established legislation that secures the protection of data and privacy. This follows in the footsteps of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe, which has issued €1,059,520,456 in fines since its establishment in 2018. Despite that, only 59% of organizations say they meet all GDPR requirements.
“International Data Privacy Day is the perfect time to share what we’ve learned over 25 years; organizations should never have to choose between data privacy and security,” said Christian Morin, Chief Security Officer at Genetec Inc. “As cyber threats and privacy regulations evolve, organizations need to stay vigilant. Security solutions that are built on privacy by design principles, such as our Privacy Protector, enable these organizations to achieve their business goals while maintaining compliance.”
Genetec recommends organizations ensure their security systems respect data privacy by:
For more on Genetec privacy protection initiatives, visit https://www.genetec.com/trust-cybersecurity
Genetec Inc. is an innovative technology company with a broad solutions portfolio that encompasses security, intelligence, and operations. The company’s flagship product, Security Center, is an open-architecture platform that unifies IP-based video surveillance, access control, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), communications, and analytics. Genetec also develops cloud-based solutions and services designed to improve security, and contribute new levels of operational intelligence for governments, enterprises, transport, and the communities in which we live. Founded in 1997, and headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Genetec serves its global customers via an extensive network of resellers, integrators, certified channel partners, and consultants in over 159 countries.
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