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COMMUNITY DAYS “Governance, Risk, Compliance in IT” on 29 & 30.04.2021

On 04/30/2021, Sebastian Lins will present the AUDITOR project in his talk “AUDITOR – Development of a new data protection certification for cloud services” at 11:30 am during the COMMUNITY DAYS. This two-day online event is about “IT outsourcing, managed services and cloud computing: IT-GRC in the context of external IT services”. Further information on…
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Datenschutz am Mittag | Online Webinar of the Foundation for Data Protection on 16.04.2021

Datenschutz am Mittag is aimed at people interested in data privacy from academia, practice, politics and society. Specific questions on the implementation of data protection law will be discussed, as well as fundamental aspects of information processing and data policy. The AUDITOR project will be presented by speakers from our consortium during the online webinar…
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AUDITOR and GAIA-X

On February 17, the GAIA-X Technical Deep Dive took place, where different topics around the GAIA-X project were presented. Sebastian Lins from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology presented the AUDITOR certification and its connection to GAIA-X in the context of onboarding services at the Technology Track. The presentation was recorded and can be listened to…
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News Update January 2021

We wish you a happy and healthy new year! The trademark “GDPR Cloud Certificate – GDPR CC” has been successfully registered by the AUDITOR program owner, the Trusted Cloud Kompetenznetzwerk. The certification resulting from the AUDITOR project will therefore be known as GDPR CC in the future. AUDITOR will remain the name of this project.…
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AUDITOR goes Europe (II): Review of the criteria catalogue for national requirements for Austria by Maybach Görg Lenneis Geréd Rechtsanwälte GmbH (MGLP)

In the further progress of national evaluations of the AUDITOR criteria catalogue from member states perspective, AUDITOR has been able to win over the Austrian experts from MGLP who examined the criteria catalogue for the necessity of additional requirements from national Austrian law. MGLP is a modern full-service law firm in the field of commercial…
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Assessment of the AUDITOR conformity assessment program completed

AUDITOR has passed a first important hurdle on the way to a national data protection certificate for cloud services in Germany. The German accreditation body DAkkS has completed the assessment of the AUDITOR conformity assessment program (and the other documents). In our view, the identified changes are minimal and have already been implemented in part.…
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International AUDITOR Web Session

On 06/15/2020 an international AUDITOR web session took place with the participation of about 60 participants. The web session was attended by participants from various institutions (in particular data protection authorities and accreditation bodies) and countries (e.g. Finland, Italy, Sweden, Norway, Ireland, Ukraine, Japan, Turkey, Hungary, France, Czech. Rep., Latvia, Belgium, etc.). Prof. Dr. Ali…
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AUDITOR goes Europe: Expertise on national requirements on AUDITOR´s criteria catalogue for Slovenia by JK Group Law and Tax Office, Ltd.

As one of the first experts for assessing the AUDITOR criteria catalogue on a EU Member State specific-view, the AUDITOR project won the Slovenian JK Group Law and Tax Office, Ltd. (JK) for the Slovenian requirements that need to implemented in order to develop a common EU-wide data protection certification for cloud providers (European Data…
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AUDITOR @ Canada Roadshow

The AUDITOR project was presented at the Canada Roadshow by Heiner Teigeler (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology). Further information: Press release