GDPR specialist warns advisers against 'hammering' PCs to delete data

Astrid webinar on GDPR

Hannah Godfrey
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"As a business, having that evidence to say it was definitely eradicated or destroyed - that is the evidence you need" - Astrid MD Gerrard Fisher
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"As a business, having that evidence to say it was definitely eradicated or destroyed - that is the evidence you need" - Astrid MD Gerrard Fisher

A GDPR expert has warned against simply taking a hammer to an old computer in an attempt to clear it of data, suggesting instead that a specialist's 'shredder' would be a more appropriate approach.

Speaking on the Compliance and Training Solutions (CATS) and Astrid webinar on 26 September, Astrid managing director and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) specialist Gerrard Fisher advised...

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