How to Navigate the Complexity of GDPR

There has been a lot of turbulence in the data privacy regulatory space over the past couple of years. After Brexit, the UK risked being digitally isolated from the EU.

For the time being, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been retained in UK law as the UK GDPR, and the EU recognizes the UK under the GDPR and the LED (Data Protection Directive). law enforcement) as providing adequate data protection, which means that the data can – for the most part – continue to flow.

This adequacy status will last until June 2025, when the European Commission will decide whether to extend it for the next four years or give the UK an adequacy status similar to that of Switzerland, Andorra, etc. .

Whether your business is in the UK or the EU, it is important to be either UK GDPR compliant or EU GDPR compliant because fundamentally the two are very similar. As organizations map data processes, many will need to review existing contracts, particularly to ensure that anything they present publicly in their privacy policy is up to date and does not refer to laws. obsolete on data compliance.

In this video for Help Net Security, Dave Horton, VP of Solutions Engineering at Odaseva, explains how GDPR has evolved over the past four years.

Sharon D. Cole