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The new DPC website is currently under construction. Our latest guidance in relation to GDPR, which comes into effect on 25th May, 2018, can be found at gdprandyou.ie and via pages on this website starting with "NEW" as per the navigation pane on the left. All other material on this site relates to the previous legislative regime under the Data Protection Acts 1988-2003 ("the Acts"). While the Acts may continue to apply in some circumstances, as of 25th May, 2018 the GDPR is the primary piece of legislation governing data protection.

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23/05/2018 Enforcing the GDPR
Where stands the Irish Data Protection Commission?In our latest blog, Deputy Commissioner Dale Sunderland sets out the Data Protection Commission's approach to enforcing the GDPRIn this final countdown to the General Data Protection Regulation, with over 90% awareness among businesses in Ireland of this new EU data protection law, it's no surprise that attention is increasingly zoning in on the consequences of the being found in contravention of the GDPR. With
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Adobe PDF format document10/04/2018 - The Transparency Challenge (Discussion Document)
Discussion document on making children aware of their data protection rights and the risks online
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Securing Cloud-based Environments
FIVE STEPS TO SECURE CLOUD-BASED ENVIRONMENTS. Cloud-Based environments offer many advantages to organisations. However, they also introduce a number of technical security risks which organisations should be aware of.
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