What is GDPR? GDPR or General data protection regulation is a law passed by the European Union in Apr 2016, with an effective date of 25th May 2018. GDPR is officially classified as regulation 2016/679 which extends as well as replaces Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC of 1995. This regulation serves EU’s efforts to regulate, synchronise and harmonise it’s laws on citizen as well as resident’s data privacy – throughout its member states.
Who does GDPR protects?
What user rights can you expect from GDPR change?
As a part of this law , users can now expect:
- Right to Data portability.
- User’s right to access this data.
- Right to correct the information.
- Right to be forgotten.
- Right to restriction of processing.
- Right to be informed.