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Richard Jones

Richard could be considered as a PCI DSS / payment security veteran having been actively involved in Business Development roles in this field for nearly 9 years. During this time he has worked with merchant customers of all sizes and has latterly been focused on large scale programs to serve the self-assessment validation requirements of the SMB market. His experience extends to working with leading acquiring banks and payment services providers throughout the EMEA region. Prior to PCI DSS, Richard held positions at a number of Cyber Security start-ups, focusing on biometrics, digital rights management and managed security services. He is also a contributor to The Analogies Project: https://theanalogiesproject.org/

Recent Posts

Richard Jones

Foregenix Partner With Ground Labs To Strengthen GDPR Services

GDPR, website security

,14/02/18 11:14

The clock is ticking and we are swiftly moving toward the GDPR deadline, with organisations of all shapes and sizes preparing themselves for the new regulations. To help our clients identify the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and sensitive data that is at the heart of the regulation we've strengthened our compliance services by partnering with data discovery specialists, Ground Labs.

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Richard Jones

10 Things To Consider When Carrying Out A Data Audit

The General Data Protection Regulation will come into effect in May 2018. It replaces the current Data Protection Act, updating the guidelines on how personal data is processed and held by organisations.

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Richard Jones

Successfully implementing GDPR: Compliance and Awareness

GDPR, Cybersecurity

,17/11/17 09:39

The General Data Protection Requirement (GDPR) is essentially about privacy. It relies on cyber security controls to ensure that legitimately used Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is adequately protected against the numerousthreats that could serve to defraud or harm us as individual citizens. 

Read More
Richard Jones

GDPR – Keeping things simple.

GDPR, Cybersecurity

,02/11/17 10:33

 

Type GDPR into Google and you will get just shy of 6 million results. Factor in the complexity of each and every article and it’s easy to see why many are parking it in the ‘too difficult’ pile...

That said, the UKs ICO is doing a pretty good job of busting a few myths and articulating the requirements in easily digestible chunks. When you strip away the layers of GDPR, at its core, it’s similar to the current Data Protection Act (DPA). It’s just been scaled up to reflect the tech-centric environments within which all organisations now operate.

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Richard Jones

Data Discovery: The only place to start with GDPR

GDPR

,31/10/17 10:27

To those new to GDPR, it may appear like a complex task for which there are so many actions it’s almost impossible to know where to start. I would wager that GDPR has, or will, seem like this to those who are in the process of preparing themselves for its arrival next May.

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Richard Jones

Richard could be considered as a PCI DSS / payment security veteran having been actively involved in Business Development roles in this field for nearly 9 years. During this time he has worked with merchant customers of all sizes and has latterly been focused on large scale programs to serve the self-assessment validation requirements of the SMB market. His experience extends to working with leading acquiring banks and payment services providers throughout the EMEA region. Prior to PCI DSS, Richard held positions at a number of Cyber Security start-ups, focusing on biometrics, digital rights management and managed security services. He is also a contributor to The Analogies Project: https://theanalogiesproject.org/

Recent Posts

Richard Jones

Foregenix Partner With Ground Labs To Strengthen GDPR Services

GDPR, website security

,14/02/18 11:14

The clock is ticking and we are swiftly moving toward the GDPR deadline, with organisations of all shapes and sizes preparing themselves for the new regulations. To help our clients identify the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and sensitive data that is at the heart of the regulation we've strengthened our compliance services by partnering with data discovery specialists, Ground Labs.

Read More
Richard Jones

10 Things To Consider When Carrying Out A Data Audit

The General Data Protection Regulation will come into effect in May 2018. It replaces the current Data Protection Act, updating the guidelines on how personal data is processed and held by organisations.

Read More
Richard Jones

Successfully implementing GDPR: Compliance and Awareness

GDPR, Cybersecurity

,17/11/17 09:39

The General Data Protection Requirement (GDPR) is essentially about privacy. It relies on cyber security controls to ensure that legitimately used Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is adequately protected against the numerousthreats that could serve to defraud or harm us as individual citizens. 

Read More
Richard Jones

GDPR – Keeping things simple.

GDPR, Cybersecurity

,02/11/17 10:33

 

Type GDPR into Google and you will get just shy of 6 million results. Factor in the complexity of each and every article and it’s easy to see why many are parking it in the ‘too difficult’ pile...

That said, the UKs ICO is doing a pretty good job of busting a few myths and articulating the requirements in easily digestible chunks. When you strip away the layers of GDPR, at its core, it’s similar to the current Data Protection Act (DPA). It’s just been scaled up to reflect the tech-centric environments within which all organisations now operate.

Read More
Richard Jones

Data Discovery: The only place to start with GDPR

GDPR

,31/10/17 10:27

To those new to GDPR, it may appear like a complex task for which there are so many actions it’s almost impossible to know where to start. I would wager that GDPR has, or will, seem like this to those who are in the process of preparing themselves for its arrival next May.

Read More

Cyber Security Insights

Ray Simpson
19/06/18 13:48

Getting to Grips With the Australian Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme.

In light of the Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme which came into effect in Australia on 22nd February 2018, Foregenix has launched three service ...

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Paul Taylor
21/05/18 09:14

Foregenix Identify Multiple Dell EMC RecoverPoint Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

Foregenix is disclosing six vulnerabilities which were identified in Dell EMC RecoverPoint products during a recent engagement. In the course of the ...

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Andrew McKenna
17/05/18 14:26

Risk & Privacy: What are the board level considerations?

Problem: You’re on the board of a business and want to verify the business is implementing appropriate measures to adhere to security and privacy ...

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Benjamin Hosack
16/05/18 12:30

New Services to Secure Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

Foregenix is proud to announce the launch of its Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Security Practice. Building upon years of experience in the Payment Card ...

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Jake Dennys
14/05/18 15:42

Foregenix Take Best Security at The Techies 2018!

The Techie Awards 2018 are a Business Exchange initiative, created to celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship of the IT community in Swindon & ...

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