Category: Data Protection

Do I need to encrypt my data? What does the GDPR require?

Let’s cut to the chase. The GDPR doesn’t require encryption. But Article 32, which deals with security, requires that each organisation does an analysis on the risks related to data loss and implements appropriate safeguards. It does recommend (but does not require) encryption as being an appropriate means of protecting personal data in a couple … Continued

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9 compliance and data protection predictions for 2019

Data protection, privacy, and how our personal data is used by companies and other institutions has recently become a prominent issue. There are many reasons for this, but some are easily identifiable: The GDPR coming into effect in Europe, giving individuals legal rights over their data and making companies accountable in the event of non-compliance … Continued

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