General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, came into force on 25 May 2018. GDPR aims to create coherence around the management of personal data within the EU. Because data protection is an essential part of GDPR, it has significantly impacted the importance of protecting personal data, especially from a cyber security perspective.
Continuous Evaluation of Cyber Security
Higher security demands and structured security management are necessary to protect personal data. Each organization must continuously ensure systems that handle or store personal data. Since most IT environments are a network of interconnected computers, servers, etc., organizations must ensure security throughout their entire IT environment.