What is GDPR?
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizen’s data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy.
Who does it apply to?
The GDPR not only applies to organizations located within the EU but it will also apply to organizations located outside of the EU if they offer goods or services to, or monitor the behavior of, EU data subjects. It applies to all companies processing and holding the personal data of data subjects residing in the European Union, regardless of the company’s location. It is important to note that these rules apply to both controllers and processors -- meaning 'clouds' will not be exempt from GDPR enforcement.
What are the penalties?
What are the Focus Areas?
The key focus areas and rights under GDPR for Data Subjects and Organizations are:
How do MENTIS Products help in GDPR?
MENTIS products can help organizations to comply with majority of the focus areas mentioned under GDPR.
Details for how Mentis' products map with Data Subject Rights and Organizational Governance are shown below.