What kind of information does the GDPR apply to?
The GDPR applies to the processing of data containing the user’s personal information making it possible to identify him/her. According to the CNIL, this is "any information directly or indirectly identifying a natural person", such as:
- A name (last name, first name ...);
- An identification number (social security number, national registration number ...);
- Location data (IP address ...), etc.
It also includes indicators relating to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of an individual, such as a fingerprint, a voice recording or a photograph of that individual.
If you have any doubts about the nature of the data you collect and their eligibility for the GDPR, do not hesitate to contact us.
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