Security by default in function of GDPR

<< Click to Display Table of Contents >>

Navigation:  CGM OxyCity > Practical manual >

Security by default in function of GDPR

Previous pageReturn to chapter overviewNext page
Data protection by default settings

CGM OxyCity is equipped with some default settings in order to ensure data protection and to comply with the General Data Protection Reglementation.

 

1.Secure password policy

Users are required to select a complex password for CGM OxyCity that meets the following requirements:

at least 8 characters, of which;

at least 1 letter;

at least 1 number;

at least 1 special character (spaces included).

You find more information in How can I register for CGM OxyCity?

_img2A user can submit a demand to change his or her password if he or she forgot it.

You find more information in What should I do if I forgot my password?

 

2.Other security measures

SSL

All communication with of between our applications (CGM OxyBoxy, CGM OxyCity, synchronisation, ...)  is done in a safe manner by means of SSL (Secure Socket Layer).

Passwords

The passwords of CGM OxyCity are hashed and salted before being stored. This method avoids the original password to be recovered.

The passwords are stored in a database, of which differential backups (with changes since the last backup) are made every hour and complete backups every week.

Backups are stored for at least 6 months.