Top 10 myths and misunderstandings on the Chinese Cybersecurity and Data Protection Law


In 2017 the PRC Cybersecurity Law came into force, having a significant impact on how companies manage and protect their data. The last year has seen the implementation of a series of regulations and technical standards governing various aspects of cyber space. We have taken stock of these regulations and technical standards to correct some common myths and misunderstandings surrounding them.

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