General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) is a regulation that reinforces and binds together information security for all people inside the European Union (EU). It is intended to protect personal data and establishes how organizations process, store, and ultimately destroy it when the data is no longer required.
The regulation went into effect on May 25, 2018 and affects all organizations, companies and entities worldwide that processes personal data of individuals within the EU. Non-compliance will result in fines of up to EUR 20 million or 4% of the global annual corporate revenue, whichever is greater.
GDPR will impact much of an organization− from IT, legal, marketing, customer service, to even HR. While the scope of impact may be large, there is still time for you to prepare for the new regulations. iSecurity can help you accelerate compliance for IBM i servers with several GDPR obligations, including data protection impact assessment (Articles 35 & 84), security of processing (Articles 5, 6, 26, 28, 29, 32, 64 & 83), data breach notification (Articles 30, 33, & 34).