Security Guide: Maintain GDPR Compliance with Online Forms

Written by Abby Nieten on May 15, 2018

Posted in Ebooks + Guides, IT + Security

Chances are, you’ve been hearing a lot about GDPR lately. And if you collect, process, or store the personal data of EU citizens, you’ve likely been working to get into compliance with the regulation.

What is GDPR? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union (EU) privacy law that allows EU citizens and residents to have access and control over their personal data. Developed to harmonize data privacy rules across Europe and provide heightened protection, the GDPR is the most impactful data privacy law update in 20 years.

The kicker: lawmakers have set a hard deadline of May 25, 2018 for businesses to be in compliance.

To help you with final GDPR compliance preparations, we’ve put together a quick guide for using online forms to maintain compliance. A key piece of the GDPR is obtaining proper consent, which means online forms can play a major role.

Inside the guide, you’ll find:

  • Tips for collecting and documenting consent with online forms
  • Steps for creating an efficient data erasure workflow
  • A checklist to verify your GDPR readiness

Ready to dive in? Click below to access your free copy of Formstack’s GDPR guide.