General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been adopted by the European Union ("EU") and applies from May 25, 2018.
- Why is GDPR important? GDPR establishes a stronger data protection regulatory framework for processing personal data of individuals. GDPR brings:
New and enhanced rights for individuals Widened definition of personal data New obligations for processors Potential for significant financial penalties for non-compliance Compulsory data breach notification 1. Read more about GDPR - EU GDPR Information Portal - Red Hat GDPR website