Why the RoPA should be at the center of your privacy management efforts

Records of Processing Activities: Why the RoPA should be at the center of your privacy management efforts.   As a GDPR compliant company, you should record every piece of personal data that is being processed. Processing personal data means not only collecting it, but also – amongst others - aggregating, analyzing, sorting, distributing, storing, viewing,… Continue reading Why the RoPA should be at the center of your privacy management efforts

RoPa: What is it and how to approach its development?

Records of Processing Activities: What is it and how to approach its development? What is a RoPA (or Record of Processing Activities)? Article 30 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) states that controllers and processors are required to maintain Records of Processing Activities, in short RoPA or “Records”. This obligation helps your company achieve… Continue reading RoPa: What is it and how to approach its development?

SMEs and Data Breaches

This year in May, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) celebrates its fourth year of entry into force. Widely recognized as an ambitious European Union Privacy Regulation, the GDPR applies to the processing of personal data. Why does this legal framework exist and how can SMEs determine whether said privacy regulations are applicable to them?