Privacy by design
January 27 2023
standard privacy by design

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) will launch the ISO 31700 standard on Privacy from the owner for consumer data protection on February 8, 2023.

According to the announcement, ISO 31700 will not be a compliance standard, but it is a step forward in terms of privacy considering that this ISO was designed to be implemented in companies of any size. In addition, ISO 31700 is expected to complement regulation and compliance programs in the field; and it is expected to respond to good business practices.

Among others, this standard would have tools for the documentation of controls, the assessment of privacy risks and the exercise of the rights of consumers, as owners.