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Creating a good PDPA compliance framework

Internal auditors can help with advice as well as through independent reviews
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 05:50
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Organisations have to keep track of all personal data they collect and an inventory should include data stored in shared folders, personal computers and mobile devices.

PRIVATE organisations have had to comply with the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) since it came into effect in Singapore on July 2, 2014. The PDPA governs the collection, use and disclosure of personal data such as a customer's name, age and e-mail address that is collected in the course of