Russia Will Require its Citizens’ Personal Data to be Hosted Locally by 2016

By Chris Burt All online personal data collected from Russians must soon by law be hosted in Russia. The Russian Duma passed the amendment to an existing law governing personal data on Wednesday, which will likely require all domestic and international online services operating in Russia to store data on servers in Russia.

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