What is GDPR and how will it affect you...

General Data Protection Regulation


25th May 2018

all public and private sector organisations
have to comply with the new regulation

regardless of whether you are in or out of the EU, if you lose any data
on EU citizens you could face a fine of up to


of your global

annual turnover

Useful information that you should know

Article 32


"…appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure a level of security appropriate to the risk, including inter alia as appropriate: the pseudonymisation and encryption of personal data"

Article 34


"...the controller has implemented appropriate technical and organisational protection measures, and those measures were applied to the personal data affected by the personal data breach, in particular those that render the personal data unintelligible to any person who is not authorised to access it, such as encryption;"

must be reported within

unless the data was encrypted on the lost device


a US health

insurer lost



due to


hard drives

source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35420306

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