On May 25, 2018, under the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), supervisory authorities appointed by EU member states began penalizing organizations that suffer data breaches including the personal data of EU citizens. The software used to access such data today comprises a mix of open source and custom code, and unmanaged open source vulnerabilities put you at risk of a breach—which can result in substantial fines and costly penalties for GDPR noncompliance.
Are you prepared for GDPR? Do you have the proper standards, processes, and tools in place to keep sensitive customer data safe, even when new software vulnerabilities emerge?
Explore critical aspects of GDPR relevant to software security, and discover five key steps you should take to ensure your business is prepared to support your GDPR initiatives and maintain compliance.