Frequently Asked Questions and Answers from Termly’s Legal Experts

What constitutes a breach of the GDPR?

Any unlawful or accidental security event that compromises a user’s personal data constitutes a breach of the GDPR.

GDPR Article 4 defines a data breach as an incident that involves data being destroyed, lost, altered, or disclosed to a third party — for example, due to a hack, human error, or a technical problem.

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Implement comprehensive security measures.

A key part of GDPR compliance is installing security systems and measures to protect against data breaches.

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Jona, Senior Product Manager @ Termly

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