Infographic: List of data breaches in 2018

2018 saw some of the biggest data breaches yet, with Marriott, Under Armour and Facebook suffering breaches that affected 500 million, 150 million and 100 million people respectively.
It was also the year of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), which changed the way organisations handle customers’ personal data and introduced hefty fines for non-compliance.
However, the Regulation didn’t seem to reduce the number of data breaches: there were approximately 2.3 billion last year, compared to 826 million in 2017…….

Hazard Prevention is of Prime Importance in Food Safety

FSSC22000 is a Food Safety Management System (FSMS) recognized by Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) which includes international food safety requirements covered in ISO 22000:2018 and Good manufacturing practices mandated by FDA and reproduced in TS 22002-X (X relates to the section of TS 22002 to be chosen by respective sector in Food chain).
“This rule, which became final in September 2015, requires food facilities to have a food safety plan in place that includes an analysis of hazards and risk-based preventive controls to minimize or prevent the identified hazards.” The last extension for compliance has expired in Sept’2018. Now s manufacturing, storing packaging must comply.