In July 2014, Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) came into effect. This brought increasing pressure to organizations that operate in Singapore. Coincidentally, International Standards Organization (ISO) recently adopted a new standard governing the processing of personal data in the cloud — ISO 27018. Some would ask, does this ISO 27018 standard, help organizations in Singapore to overcome the data protection challenge specifically addressing the PDPA compliance?
In today’s world of infrastructure security, data security becomes more increasingly important when using cloud computing at all “levels”; infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS), and Software-as-a-service(SaaS).
In case that you aren`t aware, most of the privacy laws enacted today exempt organizations from reporting loss of protected data if that data was encrypted. This could just prompt someone to exhort to simply encrypt all of the data as it leaves the facility and moves around ,out there in the Cloud.
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