With just a year left until theEuropean Union’s (EU’s) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)[i] takes effect, it istime for any organization with European customers to get started with theimplementation of its requirements. Most supervisory authorities in EUcountries have published guidelines on how to get ready. However, when it comesto information technologies involved, it would be convenient to find additionalinspiration in a well-known governance of enterprise IT (GEIT) framework. And,yes, that framework is COBIT®.
It is useful to refer to anintroductory document such as The GDPRand You,[ii] developed by the Officeof the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) of Ireland, to help organizationsprepare for the GDPR. In order to provide clear guidance and a practicalstarting point, the DPC compiled a checklist to assist in moving toward 2018and full compliance. By applying the COBIT® 5enablers to the DPC road map, it is possible to determine the basic scope whereCOBIT can help.
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