Information security and data privacy are increasingly subject to legal regulation, as well as industry standards.
What are the key things that businesses need to do to remain compliant? And what organisational standards are helpful?
This section outlines some of the issues that businesses may encounter when facing legal requirements or implementing standards.
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This helpsheet will help you to address the legal considerations specific to cloud computing, which include: the service levels and charges; intellectual property; security; data commitments; data protection; and importantly, the contract between the provider and the customer.
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