As social media began to dominate the internet, policymakers realized the power of personal data.What kickstarted the drive for strict data privacy laws was the misuse of this data by many of the leaders in the sector. For example, as far back in 2013, a Facebook algorithm glitch exposed six million users' personal data. And then, of course, there was the Cambridge Analytica scandal a few years later.
This whitepaper will explore the origins of data privacy compliance and explain which privacy laws set a precedent for all those that followed. Further, it will analyze the various aspects of data privacy compliance before revealing how OvalEdge can address them in your company.