GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation will be enforced on May 25, 2018. GDPR law is mandatory for all the companies which operate in EU and all other companies which holds information of any EU citizen.
What is GDPR?
General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR is a new act which will be enforced from 25 May 2018. Under this act, any company that holds the information of any EU citizen will offer complete transparency to the customer. And also, the company can hold information with them only with the permission of the customer.
How will this affect e-commerce businesses?
The GDPR applies to all databases, marketing, and sales. Any means, by which the customer data is stored or processed, will fall under GDPR.
What are the penalties for non-compliance?
The maximum fine that can be imposed on any organizations will be up to 4% of annual global turnover for breaching GDPR or €20 Million.
We have listed all the Rights which are been offered to the customers under GDPR act.
1.The right to be informed
2.The right of access
3.The right to rectification
4.The right to erasure
5.The right to restrict processing
6.The right to data portability
7.The right to object
8.Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.
Magento 2 GDPR extension allows admin to offer all these rights to their store customers, Magento 2 GDPR offers an interface where the customers can opt for any of these rights.
If there is a feature you want on your Magento site, chances are that a Magento plugin will allow you to do it, if you don't find any such plugin you are always free to contact us for any required plugin customization.