Get Guidance for Data Protection and Privacy Regulations

Work your way toward complying with data protection and privacy regulations. Regardless of the regulations and policies with which you’re complying, we give you guidance to help you evaluate the best way to meet your requirements.

Where: This change applies to Lightning Experience, Salesforce Classic, and all versions of the mobile app in all editions.

Why: Data protection and privacy regulations can require you and your company to keep individuals’ personal data secure and private. These are some of the regulations that are important to many companies collecting and processing their customers’ data.
  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), European Union
  • Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA), Japan
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), United States
  • Privacy Act, Australia
  • Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), Canada

How: We give you guidance on some of the common privacy principles in Data Protection and Privacy.