Monthly Archives: April 2021

FDPPI sets up Personal Data Protection Advisory Board

FDPPI (Foundation of Data Protection Professionals in India) is an organization dedicated to the empowerment of the Data Processing community in India. The four dimensions in which FDPPI is working today are a) Knowledge enhancement b) Implementation Support c) Advisory … Continue reading

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India takes one more step towards establishing Data Privacy Standards

The Bureau of Indian Standards has released the IS 17428 part I and Part II as Data Privacy Assurance Requirements and Guidelines. FDPPI has already released the PDPSI standards which are inclusive of the ISO 27701 which is a GDPR … Continue reading

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FDPPI is now open for Accreditation of Certifying bodies under PDPSI framework

PDPSI or the Personal Data Protection Standard of India was introduced two years back and after continuous evaluation and fine tuning, has been adopted as the framework for certifying compliance of an organization for Data Security. PDPSI will cover compliance … Continue reading

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Certified Global Privacy and Data Protection Consultant

At Rs 30000/- FDPPI offers three Certifications modules leading to the coveted “Certified Global Privacy and Data Protection Consultant” . Online training for 55 hours followed by three online examinations with over 1000 pages of reading material will prepare professionals … Continue reading

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FDPPI takes the next Generation Data Protection initiatives

Since 17th September 2018 when FDPPI was born, FDPPI has traversed a long journey in a relatively short time. In order to keep on record some of the developments for the information of new members who are joining the organization, … Continue reading

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Data Protection Emergency Team (DPERT) to be in place at FDPPI

The Audit is always a “Snapshot concept”. The auditor gathers his observation and as on the date of his certificate adds his disclaimers that to the best of his knowledge and in good faith and based on the evidences¬† provided, … Continue reading

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PDPSI Audits will try to monitor the Post-Audit performance of the auditee organizations

PDPSI is a unique framework for Personal Data Protection as per prevailing data protection laws. Its 50 implementation specifications cover the data compliance requirements under multiple data protection laws and is more than what other best practice standards such as … Continue reading

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Attention HR Professionals… A DPO who does not know Indian laws would not be an ideal candidate.

Data Protection Officer (DPO) would be a key position to which many organizations will be recruiting senior professionals. We are already seeing some advertisements on the recruitment of DPOs with certain description of requirements. However it is observed that many … Continue reading

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