Published on April 26th, 2017 | by bitcoin0
Understanding Blockchains and Personal Data Protection
Legal regulations protecting personal data are of great importance in many areas where blockchains already exist: finance, healthcare, electronic identification systems, etc.
Challenges and benefits of blockchains
First things first, why are blockchains a challenge for the protection of personal data?
Why are blockchains an opportunity for personal data protection?
The legislation that most governs the protection of personal data in the European Union is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
What constitutes personal data in the blockchain context?The concept of personal data is becoming more and more broad.