Representing the biggest change to data protection laws since 1998, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) forced businesses big and small to evaluate how they were collecting, storing and processing personal data.
Depending on your systems and processes, complying with the GDPR isn’t quite as burdensome as some would have you believe, but it has led to some rather worrying assumptions.
The most common we hear at conferences and when speaking to customers goes along the lines of, “oh, the GDPR? Yeah – our IT provider takes care of all that”.
If that’s a phrase you’ve uttered yourself, here are twelve reasons why your IT provider isn’t taking care of your GDPR compliance.