Fourteen years after introduction, Privacy by Design (PbD) is about to become an international privacy standard.
The new ISO standards will help businesses meet such requirements, whatever jurisdiction they work in. ISO/IEC 27701, Security techniques — Extension to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002 for privacy information management — Requirements and guidelines, specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving a privacy-specific information security management system. In other words, a management system for protecting personal data (PIMS). Formerly referred […]
Defining international standards for privacy is critical for the future of global commerce. To support this cause, many of America’s leading companies and government agencies are collaborating to help define the new international standard for “Consumer Protection: Privacy by Design”. The standard will be part of ISO Project Committee 317. As one of 12 countries […]
The International Working Group on Data Protection in Telecommunications has adopted new recommendations to protect individual rights during criminal cross-border law enforcement. The Berlin-based Working Group includes Data Protection Authorities and experts who assess emerging privacy challenges. Source: International Privacy Experts Adopt Recommendations for Cross-Border Law Enforcement Requests for Data
On January 25, 2018, the Standardization Administration of China published the full text of the Information Security Technology – Personal Information Security Specification (the “Specification”). The Specification will come into effect on May 1, 2018. Source: China Releases National Standard on Personal Information Security