May 25th, 2018. The day the earth stood still. Businesses scrambled and activated their countermeasures. The GDPR had arrived. Bracing for impact… Disclaimer. I work for EURid vzw/asbl, the domain registry who manages technically, administratively and commercially the .eu and .ею top level domains. I’m the Security Manager and as such I have been involved in GDPR related themes and followed a DPO (Data Protection Officer) course in early 2016. Everything published in these blog posts is my personal opinion and does not reflect nor represent EURid’s position on the matter.