You don’t have to boil the ocean to achieve privacy compliance

When GDPR mandated Privacy Impact Assessments (PIA), lawmakers had the best of intentions. They wanted companies to understand how personal data is used in their business process. And, they wanted to see demonstrable proof – a tangible output – of privacy practices....

Rising to the Challenge of Subject Rights Requests

Data privacy laws give people rights to access, delete, correct and move the data businesses collect about them. They also require businesses to follow the DSAR procedure, promptly addressing their data requests without placing undue burden on consumers. What they...

Gartner Says We are a Cool Vendor in Privacy Management!

We claim to be a lot of things, but we would never claim to be cool.   Like all truly cool things, that should be left to the rest of the world to judge…….  and they just did. Gartner just named WireWheel a Cool Vendor in their April 2019 Cool Vendors in Privacy...

Am I my device? According to CCPA, yes

When the alarm wakes me up, I reach for my mobile phone and check email. Next, I strap on my smartwatch. Over breakfast, I read the news on my tablet while Alexa plays some tunes. I join a conference call while driving to work and spend much of the day on my laptop....

The Roots of WireWheel

Over the past five years, we have seen real urgency develop worldwide around the topic of privacy – and the story starts and ends with people. Why? Because most people didn’t – and still don’t – believe they are in control of their own information. Individuals,...