GDPR Compliance Tools for Internet of Things Deployments

Part of the Internet of Things book series (ITTCC)


This chapter presents Privacy Flag and the EuroPrivacy certification scheme, which have been developed to assess, inter alia, the compliance of IoT deployments with the whole set of GDPR requirements.


Internet of things Data protection Compliance Risk mitigation GDPR Certification IoT 



This chapter includes results shared by the European research project Privacy Flag, which has received funding from the European Commission and the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation. The images included in this article are shared with the editor on a non-exclusive basis by their authors.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Archimede SolutionsGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.Mandat InternationalGenevaSwitzerland

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