The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Get the facts and prepare your business

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was adopted in the European Union (EU) on April 27, 2016, and it became law on May 25, 2018. This regulation affects security professionals in two key areas: reporting data breaches and data protection by design.

The GDPR affects any organization that does business with an EU organization or individual. Non-EU organizations that collect and process the personal data of European citizens are subject to compliance with the law.

In this paper, you’ll learn:

  • The key principles of the GDPR
  • What the GDPR means for security and compliance teams
  • How your organization can effectively manage GDPR compliance
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)