23 Dec Practice Test Question – GDPR Privacy Responsibilities
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Under GDPR, which individual bears responsibility for ensuring that the company understands its privacy responsibilities and serves as the primary liaison to the supervising authority?
A. Chief executive officer
B. Data protection officer
C. Chief information officer
D. Chief information security officer
Correct Answer: B
The data protection officer (DPO) is a formal designation under GDPR and the individual designated as DPO bears significant responsibilities for GDPR compliance.