Data Protection and Cybersecurity Post-Brexit

Data Protection and Cybersecurity Post-Brexit

Uncertainty over Brexit is high and its full implications are still unknown, especially since no date has been set for the U.K. to exit the EU. But many are concerned about the impact Brexit could have on data privacy and U.K. cybersecurity. Data Privacy Regulations In terms of data protection, the U.K. will still be a part of the EU when the general data protection regulation becomes law in May 2018. All EU member states must comply, and the U.K. is no exception. Even before the referendum, the U.K.’s information commissioner’s office issued a statement reiterating the importance of data protection. It’s likely that, post-Brexit, the U.K. will update its […]