GDPR Overview

by Andy Backblaze | 21st August 2019 11:16 am

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) was created to protect the personal data of people residing in the EU (European Union).  The GDPR gives control to EU residents over their personal data and it also addresses the export of their personal data outside of the EU.

While the GDPR is written to apply to EU residents and citizens, Backblaze believes that data privacy is important to all of our customers.  Therefore, we will attempt to apply the policies and procedures embedded in GDPR to all of our customers wherever practical.

Your Role in Protecting Your Privacy

Backblaze will do all we can to protect the data in your account and the privacy of your personal data.  You can also help.  Consider the following list of best practices with regards to your Backblaze account.

Your Rights Under The GDPR

You have rights under the GDPR when you use Backblaze products and services.  To start, you may find the information you need by reviewing the Help Articles in the same section as this article.  If you have not already done so, you can review our Terms & Conditions[5], Privacy Policy[6] and other related documents as they outline your rights and remedies.

This article was originally posted here: https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/360004111674-GDPR-Overview[7]

Endnotes:
  1. two-factor verification: https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/217666588-Two-Factor-Verification
  2. macOS: https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/217666268-Security-Settings-Mac-
  3. Windows: https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/217666498-Security-Settings-Win-
  4. power and limitations: https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/217665218-What-can-I-do-if-I-forgot-my-Private-Encryption-Key-
  5. Terms & Conditions: https://www.backblaze.com/company/terms.html
  6. Privacy Policy: https://www.backblaze.com/company/privacy.html
  7. https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/360004111674-GDPR-Overview: https://help.backblaze.com/hc/en-us/articles/360004111674-GDPR-Overview

Source URL: https://www.gdpr.associates/gdpr-overview/