What are Russia’s Data protection laws ?
The Personal Data Law of 2006 and the Data Localisation Law of 2014 form the major data protection and privacy regulations in Russia. The Russian data protection authority is the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Communication, Information Technology and Mass Communications.
These laws protect the data privacy of individuals and as such they contain a number of provisions and requirements related to the processing of personal data of individuals. In Russia, the right to privacy includes data privacy, which is a recognized human right and is part of the national Constitution and therefore, is of fundamental value.
This solution will provide your organisation guidance on how gain and maintain compliance with the Russian data protection laws. In order to also receive guidance on the GDPR, we recommend, that you make use of this Russian data protection solution in combination with the GDPR solution.