Our glossary explains basic terms and abbreviations relating to mobile working, the use of smartphones and tablets in the corporate environment (Enterprise Mobility) and security aspects in the use of mobile devices.
Measures for the protection of personal data
In a company, data protection generally refers to the protection of personal data of employees, customers and service providers. The basis for this in the European Union is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
The term often overlaps with data security. However, this usually refers to the protection of company data against loss or unauthorized access.