The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), together with its successor, the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), have imposed strict rules for handling personal data, and the pressure on businesses is set to intensify as new regional data protection laws come into force across the world.
Managing the vast quantities of personal information to be found around any business is a major challenge. Columbus data protection solutions deliver granular control of your enterprise content, with automated classification to make personal data easier to locate, and information lifecycle rules to ensure that data is processed in compliance with global regulations.
Real-time monitoring helps you to track and manage all activities related to personal data, such as requests for access or erasure, and head off potential compliance violations.
Security and data privacy measures built into the Columbus enterprise information management suite ensure data protection ‘by design and by default’, and include data redaction, anonymization and pseudonymization, as well as strong user authentication and tamper-evident storage, with the option of blockchain integration.