The State of GDPR: Common Questions and Misperceptions

by Troy Hunt and John Elliott

In this course, you’ll learn how to distinguish fact from misperception when it comes to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and get answers to many commonly asked GDPR questions.

What you'll learn

In this course, The State of GDPR: Common Questions and Misperceptions, John Elliott and Troy Hunt discuss the common misperceptions that surround the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and address many of the questions the regulation has raised since it went into effect. Learn the objectives of GDPR, how organizations are accountable for data, the rights of the data subject, and the global impacts of the regulation. By the end of this course, you’ll have a better understanding of both the purpose and scope of GDPR.

About the author

Troy Hunt is a Microsoft Regional Director and MVP for Developer Security. He's a regular conference speaker, frequent blogger at and is the creator of the data breach notification service known as “Have I Been Pwned”.

John Elliott is a data protection specialist. He helps organizations comply with regulations in a sensible and pragmatic way, balancing business needs, risk and regulations.

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