Anti-Cybercrime

Attacks against information systems The EU cybercrime directive aims to fight cybercrime and promote information security through stronger national laws, more severe criminal penalties and greater cooperation between relevant authorities. Directive 2013/40/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 August 2013 on attacks against information systems and replacing Council Framework Decision 2005/222/JHA. […]

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Non-Personal Data Flow

Free flow of non-personal data in the European Union Regulation (EU) 2018/1807 — on a framework for the free flow of non-personal data in the European Union It aims to ensure that electronic data, apart from personal data, can be processed freely throughout the EU. It bans restrictions on where the data can be stored […]

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Electronic Identification

More secure transactions on the Internet Regulation (EU) No 910/2014: on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions in the internal market The Electronic Identification and Trust Services (eIDAS) Regulation creates a new system for secure electronic interactions across the EU between businesses, citizens and public authorities. It aims to improve trust in EU-wide […]

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EU Domain Name

The .eu top-level domain Regulation (EU) 2019/517 on the implementation and functioning of the .eu top-level domain name The regulation updates rules about the .eu country code top level domain (ccTLD) and variants in other scripts, as part of the EU’s new digital single market strategy. It aims to reinforce the EU’s online identity and […]

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Network Security

EUROPEAN COMMISSION DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, CONTENT AND TECHNOLOGY Brussels, 26 May 2020 REV2 – replaces the notice (REV1) dated 12 March 2018 NOTICE TO STAKEHOLDERS WITHDRAWAL OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AND EU RULES IN THE FIELD OF SECURITY OF NETWORK AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS Since 1 February 2020, the United Kingdom has withdrawn from the […]

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Geoblocking

EUROPEAN COMMISSION DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR COMMUNICATION NETWORKS, CONTENT AND TECHNOLOGY Brussels, 26 May 2020 REV2 – replaces the notice (REV1) dated 21 March 2018 NOTICE TO STAKEHOLDERS WITHDRAWAL OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AND EU RULES IN THE FIELD OF GEO-BLOCKING Since 1 February 2020, the United Kingdom has withdrawn from the European Union and has become […]

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E-Commerce

EUROPEAN COMMISSION DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR COMMUNICATION NETWORKS, CONTENT AND TECHNOLOGY Brussels, 26 May 2020 REV1 – replaces the notice dated 7 March 2018 NOTICE TO STAKEHOLDERS WITHDRAWAL OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AND EU RULES IN THE FIELD OF ELECTRONIC COMMERCE AND NET NEUTRALITY Since 1 February 2020, the United Kingdom has withdrawn from the European Union […]

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Personal Data Protection 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance Using personal data in your business or other organisation after the transition period What action you need to take regarding data protection and data flows with the EU/EEA after the end of the transition period. Published 16 October 2020 Last updated 16 November 2020 — see all updates From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & […]

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E-Commerce 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance The eCommerce Directive after the transition period At the end of the transition period, the eCommerce Directive will no longer apply to the UK. You should begin to prepare for these changes now. Published 16 October 2020 From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport New rules for January 2021 The UK has left […]

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EU Domain Names 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance .eu domain names – what you need to do before the end of the transition period Find out what you need to do before the end of the transition period if you hold a .eu domain. Published 16 October 2020 From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport New rules for January 2021 The […]

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Network Infor Systems EU UK 2021 Guidance

Guidance NIS Regulations – what UK digital service providers operating in the EU should do from 1 January 2021 What you must do to comply with the regulations covering the security of network and information systems. Published 16 October 2020 From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport New rules for January 2021 The UK […]

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Network Info Systems 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance NIS Regulations – what non-UK digital service providers operating in the UK should do from 1 January 2021 What organisations based outside of the UK offering services in the UK must do to comply with the regulations covering the security of network and information systems. Published 16 October 2020 From: Department for Digital, Culture, […]

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EU Network Information Systems 2021 UK Guidance

Contents The Network and Information Systems (NIS) Directive provides legal measures to boost the overall level of network and information system security in the EU. The UK implemented the NIS Directive through the Network and Information Systems Regulations (2018). It applies to operators of essential services and Relevant Digital Service Providers (RDSPs). Organisations based in […]

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Network Security UK to EU 2021 UK Guidance

NIS Regulations – what UK digital service providers operating in the EU should do from 1 January 2021 What you must do to comply with the regulations covering the security of network and information systems. Published 16 October 2019 From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport New rules for January 2021 The UK has […]

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Geoblocking 2021 UK Guidance

Overview You do not need to make any changes to how you provide goods and services to customers based in the EU if you already comply with the EU Geo-Blocking Regulation. Selling goods and services into the EU You must follow the EU Geo-Blocking Regulation to sell certain goods and services in the EU from 1 […]

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