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October 18, 2021 |  Blog

Devtools for Data Privacy — Step 1: Privacy Taxonomy V1.0

For privacy engineers to build privacy directly into the codebase, they need agreed-upon definitions for translating policy into code. Ethyca CEO Cillian unveils an open source system to standardize definitions for personal data living in the tech stack.

We’re applying open-source devtools to the most high-profile privacy cases in recent years. This time, we build a solution to a landmark case in biometric privacy and purpose specification.
We’re applying open-source devtools to the most high-profile privacy cases in recent years. This time, we build a solution to a landmark case in biometric privacy and purpose specification.
In recognition of Women's History Month, Ethyca recently hosted the Women in Privacy Career Panel, featuring a group of accomplished privacy leaders. It was inspiring and informative to hear these women share insights they've gained over their careers. From the panel discussion and Q&A, we identify three common threads from the panelists when it comes to building a career in privacy tech.

Privacy-As-Code: Correcting TikTok’s $92M BIPA violation using Fides Open-Source

Ethyca Team

We’re applying open-source devtools to the most high-profile privacy cases in recent years. This time, we build a solution to a landmark case in biometric privacy and purpose specification.

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Preparing for Connecticut’s New Privacy Law: The Privacy-as-Code Perspective

Ethyca Team

Connecticut has just enacted its consumer privacy law. We look at the unique provisions of the legislation and how Privacy-as-Code can help teams future-proof their privacy ops more generally.

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How NIST’s Privacy Engineering Objectives Can Help You Build A Privacy Engineering Program

Ethyca Team

To get started in privacy engineering, these three objectives can help you identify the first steps in embedding privacy and respect into your organization’s tech stack.

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Ethyca announces end-to-end privacy rights automation for free

Ethyca Team

We’re making it free and easy to automate end-to-end DSRs in any infrastructure. This move demonstrates that the Privacy-as-Code approach, as utilized by the Fides privacy engineering platform, can redefine what’s possible for our industry.

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3 Important Lessons For A Privacy Career: Notes From The Women In Privacy Career Panel

Ethyca Team

In recognition of Women’s History Month, Ethyca recently hosted the Women in Privacy Career Panel, featuring a group of accomplished privacy leaders. It was inspiring and informative to hear these women share insights they’ve gained over their careers. From the panel discussion and Q&A, we identify three common threads from the panelists when it comes to building a career in privacy tech.

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Privacy-As-Code: Preventing Facebook’s $5B violation using Fides Open-Source

Ethyca Team

In this article, we’ll use open-source privacy engineering tools to code a policy that prohibits applications from sharing data with third-parties. This was the data governance issue at stake in a 2019 ruling by the FTC against Facebook that resulted in a hefty fine.

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Privacy is an afterthought in the software lifecycle. That needs to change.

Ethyca Team

The key to combining privacy and innovation is baking it into the SDLC. Analogous to application security’s (AppSec) upstream shift into the development cycle, privacy belongs at the outset of development, not as an afterthought. Here’s why.

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Ethyca Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type II Audit

Ethyca Team

After a detailed third-party security audit, Ethyca’s enterprise data privacy platform achieves gold-standard security accreditation.

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Getting Started With Fides — Step 3: Evaluating Code For Privacy Compliance

Ethyca Team

Fides enables developers to check for privacy compliance directly in the CI pipeline, proactively addressing risk and compliance according to resource annotations and Fides policies.

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