GDPR is not just a Privacy Protection Tool, it is Culture!

"Privacy By Design (PbD) and Transparency Requirements Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as Fraud Prevention Tools"  by John Giannakakis, Co-Founder @ The DPO Academy. 

On 14th of April 2016 the European Parliament adopted the new General Data Privacy Regulation ("GDPR") The GDPR is a Regulation by which the European Commission intends to strengthen and unify data protection for individuals within the European Union (EU). It also addresses export of personal data outside the EU. The primary objectives of the GDPR are to give citizens back the control of their personal data and to simplify the regulatory environment for international business by unifying the regulation within the EU. 

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GDPR is not just for Europe — it is for any organization that processes, collects or uses personal data relating to EU subjects. 

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June 2017

$3.62 million

 is the average total cost of data breach

$141 

is the average cost per lost or stolen record

10% 

one year decrease in average total cost 

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Adoption of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is motivating organizations worldwide to improve existing technical controls for securing personal information. Organizations should be especially aware that the GDPR and other recent legal developments amplify the negative repercussions of a data security breach - meaning organizations...

1. Prepare a data map, which is a report on what personal data the company processes throughout its organization, where that data flows throughout the organization, where it is stored, who within the organization is responsible for it, what it is used for, and with whom is it shared. This includes both personal data of the company's employees...

The Data Protection Officer:

 Profession, Rules, and Role 

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation created the position of corporate Data Protection Officer (DPO), who is empowered to ensure the organization is compliant with all aspects of the new data protection regime. Organizations must now appoint and designate a DPO. 

The specific definitions and building blocks of the data protection regime are enhanced by the new General Data Protection Regulation and therefore the DPO will be very active in passing the message and requirements of the new data protection regime throughout the organization. 

This book explains the roles and responsibilities of the DPO, as well as highlights the potential cost of getting data protection wrong. 

Handbook on European data protection law

This Handbook is a comprehensive guide to European data protection law designed to familiarise people who are not specialised in the field of data protection with this area of law. It provides an overview of the Council of Europe's and the European Union's applicable legal frameworks and explains key jurisprudence of both the European Court of Human Rights and the Court of Justice of the European Union.

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