Q: What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?
A: GDPR is a new set of regulations strengthening the privacy rights of individuals in the European Economic Area (EEA). These regulations provide a number of increased protections for EU-based users regarding the collection and sharing of their personal data.
Q: Is Leadbolt compliant with the GDPR?
A: Yes, Leadbolt is compliant with the GDPR, which comes into effect on 25 May 2018. We will also continue updating our procedures to ensure ongoing compliance.
Q: What data does Leadbolt collect via its advertising service?
Q: Does Leadbolt use sub-processors to process end user data?
A: Yes, where we have sub-processors we have appropriate measures in place to ensure that our sub-processors abide by all relevant privacy and data protection laws.
Q: If I am an app developer, do I need to update my app to comply with GDPR?
A: App developers, as the controllers of data, must ensure that they have received unambiguous and informed consent from a user before sharing any of their data with Leadbolt or before calling any Leadbolt SDK functions for that user. This may require an app developer to update their app.
Q: How does Leadbolt assist our partners in managing requests from EU users regarding the use of their personal information?
A: Leadbolt is committed to helping our partners regarding the handling of EU user data requests. We have a dedicated GDPR team, please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.