“Data is the new Oil” – is a statement which resonates the underlying philosophy for any information security regulation in today’s world.
Securing and protecting this data is one of the most important tasks at hand for organizations as well as nation-states. Thus, we are observing a huge surge in data privacy regulations being adopted or enforced by nations including Singapore, China, Europe, UK, India, US and more.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a widely recognized privacy regulation. GDPR was adopted by EU in 2016 and was enforceable from 2018 for all the organization working in the EU (including UK) and handling data for EU citizens or residents.
In preparing their companies to comply with this regulation, the question which continues to haunt CIOs, CTOs, CISOs is “Where to Start?”
Use this checklist in conjunction with our GDPR Starter Guide