Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
Malaysia seeks to expand personal data protection
Malaysia will soon be joining the growing number of global jurisdictions that are adding specific data breach notification requirements to companies operating in Malaysia, re-emphasizing the need for multinational companies to have a global regulatory strategy when it comes to privacy and cybersecurity. Indeed, as Malaysia’s Public Consultation Paper No. 1/2018 states: personal data breach “has...