Passed in May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an EU law designed to give users more control over their personal data – and to protect against data breach and misuse.
Unlike in Europe, in the US, there is no single, national law that regulates the collection and use of personal data.
Instead, US companies’ data protection, is regulated by a system of federal laws, in addition to many guidelines developed by governmental agencies,
The US companies’ data cannot be considered as actual laws, but are part of self-regulatory frameworks. These “frameworks” are recognized as “best practices.” If you are as bother by this as I am — you are really...