What does Privacy Shield mean for your private data and the businesses that hold it?

The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield was announced by the European Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce as a replacement for the Safe Harbor Framework.

Businesses using Facebook, Twitter, Google or similar are likely to have information that is stored or processed overseas and are thus affected.

Brexit will impact on data sovereignty and privacy and this should not be ignored.

Getting data governance right now will help. This means not only maintaining data appropriately, but protecting and disposing of it as well.

Read more in this insightful article by Lynn Collier COO at Hitachi Data Systems UK on the Computing website (opens in a new window)

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