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Records Management Program <[log in to unmask]>
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 21:09:05 -0500
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If we have all learned one thing since 25 May when GDPR came into
operation, it is that data should not be held onto without good reason.
This requires a change in mind set for most organisations and it brings
into focus the emerging phenomenon of self-deleting tech. There are now
many apps offering encrypted messaging with built in automatic deletion and
we are likely to see an increase in email providers giving ‘self-destruct’
options, such as Google’s new Gmail Confidential. Aside from the new
imperative to delete unnecessary data, there are plenty of good reasons why
an individual might choose to use ephemeral messaging. The question is how
defensible is it from the perspective of a court, regulator or enforcement

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