The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada advises on their web site that with the Digital Privacy Act having received Royal Assent in June, 2015, this means that data breach reporting, notification and recordkeeping requirements will be brought into force once related regulations outlining specific requirements are developed and in place.
Data Breach reporting and recordkeeping requirements coming to Canada
Once in force, here is what the government web site states regarding the new requirements:
Watch for our next blog on “10 tips for Reducing Likelihood of a Data Breach” as advised by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, and how BSC Solutions Group can help.
May 17, 2017 10:00:55 AM