The Nightmare Letter: A Subject Access Request under GDPR

The Nightmare Letter: A Subject Access Request under GDPR” article features an example worst-case scenario (or so) of a Subject Access Request (SAR) under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

On one hand, the example letter is quite extreme.  On the other – it’s quite realistic, especially given the (almost) template.

So, who’s ready for this?  And who’s laughing now?

Found via the comments to this Slashdot thread, which is also worth a read.

Publishers Haven’t Realized Just How Big a Deal GDPR is

Lately, I feel like I’m behaving very similar to Steve Ballmer, running around screaming “GDPR! GDPR! GDPR!”.

But I find it to be a huge change for anyone around Europe, and I see it coming into play very soon, and most of the people around me are mostly like “GDPR? What’s that?”.

This article does a lot of good explaining how big of a deal it is.  And it doesn’t matter whether you support this or totally against it, I think it will be a huge change for everyone all around.  In particularly so – technical people implementing the necessary changes.

EU GDPR Helpful Resources

As a follow up to my earlier post about EU General Data Protection Regulation, here are a few helpful resources: