European regulators: We're not ready for new privacy law
Posted in: Surveillance & Privacy at 09/05/2018 21:38
EU's GDPR has been billed as the biggest shake-up of data privacy laws since the birth of the web.
There’s one problem: many of the regulators who will police it say they aren’t ready yet.
The pan-EU law comes into effect this month and will cover companies that collect large amounts of customer data including Facebook and Google. It won’t be overseen by a single authority but instead by a patchwork of national and regional watchdogs across the 28-nation bloc.