In April 2016, the European Union Parliament approved and adopted the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). GDPR came into force on May 25, 2019 after a two year transition. GDPR provides data protection for all individuals and citizens of the European Union. GDPR applies to personal data.
Personal Data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person;
Examples of Personal Data:
- First name, last name, maiden name
- Email address
- Home address (street, postal code, city, country)
- Phone number
- Profile Photo
- Selfie Video
- Date of birth
- National Identification Number
- Document Number
- Passport number, national ID number, driver’s license number
- IP Address
- Location data
Auka adheres to GDPR and ensures that your data is always protected whether it is being stored, processed or handled by a partner. Auka also provides you with the rights and functionality to control your account. You can delete your data and account, request an export of your data and/or control what data you share with Auka.