COVID-19: Privacy & Cybersecurity

Companies worldwide face challenges posed by the global COVID-19 pandemic, including health and safety risks, operational and logistical challenges presented by erratic or reduced customer activity and employees working remotely on an unprecedented scale. These companies face unique privacy and security challenges as well, as they strive to balance the collection of sensitive employee health information to detect and prevent the spread of the virus with fundamental privacy rights. On this page, we provide links to relevant resources, including a summary of regulatory guidance from data protection authorities and governmental agencies in more than 60 countries.