China: TC260 announces pilot of Personal Information Security Specification
The National Information Security Standardisation Technical Committee of China ('TC260') announced, on 20 November 2020, a pilot for the Standard GB/T 35273-2020 on Information Security Technology - Personal Information Security Specification. In particular, TC260 noted that the pilot is aimed at verifying the operability of the specification and exploring the formation of the specification's implementation and application work mode. Moreover, TC260 highlighted that the pilot selected various forms, such as apps, software development kits, cloud computing, applets, and wearable devices, involving audio and video processing, advertising distribution, biometrics, health care, finance, housing rental and sales, security technology, and weather services, among other things.
You can read the press release, only available in Chinese, here.