New GDPR legislation has raised the bar of obligation and accountability to ensure that all organisations which handle personal data now adhere to strict regulations around privacy, security and consent.
GDPR is a hugely important piece of legislation designed to replace antiquated data protection rules with a new framework which accounts for recent technological advancements and the explosion of personal data. But while the digital age has brought forth huge possibilities and benefits, it also carries inherent dangers.
As the value of this information has become clear, there has been growing recognition that a new framework is needed to police this delicate balance and restore ownership and control. GDPR will significantly raise the bar of obligation and accountability, ensuring that all organisations which handle personal data adhere to strict regulations around privacy, security and consent.