With the deadline for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance looming in May 2018, it’s a good time for security and privacy professionals to take stock of how their readiness efforts and approaches compare to the rest of the industry.
Read this data-driven report from January 2018 to understand the current state of compliance, trends by industry and geography, and key Forrester recommendations for moving forward.
Key takeaways in this report include:
- GDPR preparation is underway: Despite hundreds of headlines suggesting the opposite, firms around the world are getting ready for GDPR.
- Maturity and approach vary by industry: Firms in less regulated verticals have more work to do to meet GDPR requirements.
- GDPR compliance requires a holistic approach: Although security and privacy pros are tackling individual requirements, they find it challenging to design and execute a comprehensive compliance program.