What is Safe Harbor? It is the policy agreement established between the United States Department of Commerce and the European Union (E.U.) in November 2000 to regulate the way that U.S. companies export and handle the personal data (such as names and addresses) of European citizens.
Earlier this month, Court of Justice of the European Union declared that the US Safe Harbor is invalid, directly affecting the European companies that use services of public cloud vendors. It was an eye opener for other geographies as well.Read More