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What are ORCID's data security policies?

We are committed to protect the security of information stored in the ORCID Registry. We may store and process information on servers or in a cloud located outside of the country where you originally deposited the data. Regardless of where we store and process data, our data security processes and policies are consistent with the principles set forth in Privacy Shield Framework

ORCID is committed to taking a proactive approach to meeting international privacy regulations, and we continuously monitor and align our operations with these regulations as they are released. We are currently taking steps to align with the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) privacy regulations to ensure compliance when it takes effect in May 2018.

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