General Data Protection Regulation Principles

GDPR 7 Principles

There are 7 principles of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Captain Compliance provides software, training, and consulting to help with compliance and adhereance to the GDPR should your organization need any help. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) outlines several key principles that govern the processing of personal data. These principles form the foundation […]

Audit Requirements in Third-Party Risk Management

3rd Party risk management service

Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM) audits are critical assessments conducted to evaluate and manage risks associated when your business opts to work with external partners and suppliers. Audit requirements in TPRM also serve to bolster your reputation as proof of due diligence, resulting in more reliable relationships and heightened stakeholder and consumer trust. The primary risk […]

What is Implied Cookie Consent? (What You Should Know)

implied cookie consent

Are you wondering what implied cookie consent is and how it affects your business? Well, you’re in luck because that’s exactly what we’ll cover in this article. This article will cover the implications of implied cookie consent, its place within data protection and privacy laws, and its significance in the modern online environment. Stay with […]

Data Subject Access Request (DSAR): What is it & How to Deal with it


DSARs are an integral part of the data privacy landscape, giving consumers more control over their personal data. In this article, we will delve into the nature of DSARs, unpacking the ‘Right to Access’ that every consumer holds under data privacy laws like the GDPR.  We’ll guide you through the process of effectively responding to a […]

GDPR Data Subject Rights: A Comprehensive Guide to Individual Privacy Rights


The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has revolutionized individual privacy by granting consumers increased data subject rights. Under the GDPR, individuals have gained improved control over their personal information. These rights empower consumers to manage how their data is collected, processed, and stored by businesses. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the key data subject […]

GDPR Consent Management: Key Principles and Implementation Strategies

Consent Management for GDPR

In today’s digital landscape, businesses must prioritize General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) consent management to uphold data subject rights. Effective GDPR consent management ensures that businesses obtain valid consent from consumers before collecting or processing their data. Consent management in the GDPR involves implementing transparent processes that empower individuals to exercise their rights, such as […]

Third-Party Onboarding: Get it Right First Time


Third-party onboarding involves integrating external vendors or partners into a business’s ecosystem. Ensuring partners align with business standards, values, and expectations is crucial to safeguarding operational integrity. At Captain Compliance, we stress the significance of maintaining compliance during onboarding. Adhering to regulatory standards protects against legal issues and preserves consumer trust. Effective corporate compliance identifies […]

Understanding the Data Landscape: Best Practices in Data Mapping


Data mapping refers to creating links or associations between multiple distinct data sets. It also ensures that data gets transferred from a source to a destination by retaining its integrity and meaning. This data is often represented visually to help us see vital intersection points or patterns and help us draw connections and conclusions. When […]

Data Discovery Scanning: Illuminating the Shadows of Your Data Landscape


Data discovery scanning is the process of going through vast quantities of data within your business organization to find otherwise hidden insights to improve your decision-making. This process includes data discovery, identification, classification risk management, and regulatory compliance. When data is properly sorted and centralized, you can reduce redundancy, and it allows you the opportunity […]