Data authorities respond to ICANN call for help; WHOIS future left up in the air
The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) has responded to ICANN’s call for guidance to enable the development of a GDPR-compliant model for access to personal data processed in the context of WHOIS. However, the eight-page document largely takes a broad-brush approach to guidance, raising the prospect that a more conservative approach to WHOIS data publication will result.
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