France: CNIL releases version 3.0 of its PIA tool

Version 3.0 of its Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) tool.

The French data protection authority (‘CNIL’) released, on 30 June 2021, version 3.0 of its Privacy Impact Assessment (‘PIA’) tool. In particular, the updated tool allows, among other things, users to:

  • personalize knowledge bases within the tool;
  • centralize processing activities related to their PIA within the tool;
  • categorize entries; and
  • access a step-by-step tutorial on how to use the PIA tool.

In addition, CNIL updated their FAQs for the PIA tool to cover the update.

You can read the press release here and access the tool here and the FAQs on the PIA tool page here, both only available in French.