The General Data Protection Regulation is set to replace the Data Protection Directive in the EU on May 25, 2018. At this time, and long afterward, organizations that aren’t found compliant with its requirements will face hefty fines and penalties.
Are you ready for the GDPR? Is your organization at risk of being found noncompliant, or worse, facing a potential data breach of sensitive personal data? Many companies meet these questions with unease.
But don’t worry. GoAnywhere is here to help.
The General Data Protection Regulation aims to give EU citizens control of their personal data. What is personal data? According to this press release from the European Commission, it’s defined as “any information relating to an individual whether it relates to his or her private, professional or public life. It can be anything from a name, a home address, a photo, an email address, bank details, posts on social networking websites, medical information, or a computer’s IP address.”
For organizations to protect and secure this personal data, the GDPR requires them to meet eight different rights. They are:
GoAnywhere MFT is an all-in-one managed file transfer solution that can help organizations meet the GDPR’s eight rights (excluding the one marked with an asterisk) through a variety of key features. These include encrypted data transfers, key management that stays in the company’s control, secure emails, auditing/logging capabilities, and more.
If you’re looking for a comprehensive way to address GDPR requirements, we’ve put together a guide that demonstrates which key features in GoAnywhere MFT will help you fulfill specific GDPR standards.
Download the guide to learn more about how GoAnywhere makes GDPR compliance easy.