EU's revamped data transfer tools will have more safeguards

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The EU's new data transfer tools are fully compliant with the GDPR and will allow citizens' data to be encrypted or pseudonymised

The European Commission is set to adopt revamped data transfer tools,which will provide more legal and privacy safeguards to enable companies to transfer European users' data securely around the wo...

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