The EU revamped its vaunted data protection and privacy laws with the 2016 passage of the General Data Protection Regulation. While GDPR is already in effect - any organization with European customers must comply - enforcement won't take effect until May 25, 2018.
Europe's General Data Protection Regulation is reshaping the way organizations handle data. That's going to have an impact on the sharing of threat intelligence. But the Anti-Phishing Working Group hopes the law will provide legal clarity that will make more organizations comfortable with sharing threat data.