Malaysia News: Personal Data Protection Update Breach Notification


The Malaysian Personal Data Protection Commissioner (“Commissioner”) has recently published a Public Consultation Paper No. 1/2018 entitled “The Implementation of Data Breach Notification”. The Consultation Paper seeks feedback from the data users regarding the personal data breach management and encourages suggestions on any other criteria that may be relevant with the expected implementation of the Data Breach Notification mechanism. The data users were solicited to provide their feedback by end of August 2018.