For our podcast “The Silo Sessions”, Authentic8 CEO Scott Petry spoke with Steve Durbin (Information Security Forum) about the ramifications of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for U.S. organizations.
This podcast transcript has been edited for readability.
Scott Petry: I'm joined by a colleague in the information security space, Steve Durbin. Steve, I'll leave it to you to introduce yourself.
Steve Durbin: Hi Scott, thanks very much for having me on. I'm the Managing Director of the Information Security Forum. The ISF is headquartered in London, we’re a not-for-profit organization and we work with many of the world's leading organizations on issues of information security risk management and increasingly, of course, the subject of today's session: what all of that means from a General Data Protection Regulation standpoint.
The GDPR is coming into effect in May of this year.
Scott Petry: Yes, sooner than people expect, I think - although we've had a couple of years