The Wild West Era Has Ended – What’s Next for Data Privacy? (Security Intelligence)


While many have long viewed the digital space as a Wild West, cybersecurity and data breach regulations have existed for more than 15 years. Today, a host of new regulations, standards and frameworks is becoming the norm for organizations big and small, meaning that the pixelated sun is slowly setting on the old idea of a cyber Wild West. A new era has long been developing; one with greater legal and regulatory requirements, such as the General Data Protection Regulation, which governs access to data and the rights of users and is changing the way the world views data privacy.