Mr Constantin Herfurth

Constantin Herfurth

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Healthcare & Life Sciences

Cybersecurity in healthcare sector – Q&A on data breaches in relation to medical devices
European Union | 19 August 2020

The use of connected medical devices has changed the way in which the healthcare sector works. However, the various benefits based on the advance of connected healthcare come with an increased flow of personal data, whether in hospitals or between different market players in the healthcare industry, which has led to an increased risk of cybersecurity incidents and personal data breaches.

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media

Cybersecurity in healthcare sector – Q&A on data breaches in relation to medical devices
European Union | 14 August 2020

The use of connected medical devices has changed the way in which the healthcare sector works. However, the various benefits based on the advance of connected healthcare come with an increased flow of personal data, whether in hospitals or between different market players in the healthcare industry, which has led to an increased risk of cybersecurity incidents and personal data breaches.

How to protect against COVID-19 phishing attacks
European Union | 24 April 2020

​According to the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity, there has been a strong increase in so-called 'phishing attacks'. Cyber criminals are taking advantage of the widespread uncertainty regarding COVID-19 and are trying to gain access to confidential information. If companies or employees have been the victim of a successful phishing attack, they must immediately take protective measures to restore data security.

OnDemand: Cybersecurity trends and issues: European Union
European Union | 07 February 2020

Companies are ever more aware of cyber risks, new EU legislation has been introduced in this regard and national authorities have developed improved enforcement activities. As a result, cybersecurity looks set to become a board-level issue across the European Union due to the increased liability and reputational risks for companies. This video discusses the benefits and risks of the digital transformation of business and what companies need to do to protect themselves.

Data protection across all borders? GDPR's territorial scope
European Union | 10 January 2020

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) recently adopted its final guidelines on the territorial scope of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In principle, the EDPB's guidelines are not binding for companies. Nevertheless, they play an important role in the interpretation of the GDPR by the courts and data protection authorities.