Meeting global standards

Proctorio makes every effort to comply with the highest privacy and data security standards. This starts with privacy and data security law compliance designated for regions across the globe.

By complying with all of the below standards, we are able to service test takers and institutions across the world and take one step closer to our goal: to expand quality education by providing high-integrity learning environments to learners across the globe.

US-Based Compliance

FERPA

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student education records and applies to schools receiving funds from the U.S. Department of Education.

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COPPA

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) is a federal law that sets forth rigid requirements for websites or online services that may collect information from children under 13 years of age.

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CCPA

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) of 2018 gives consumers more control over the personal information that businesses can collect and requires businesses to give consumers notice of their privacy practices.

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SOPIPA

The Student Online Personal Information Protection Act (SOPIPA) of 2016 prohibits companies and institutions from sharing student data and using that data for targeted advertising on students for a non-educational purpose.

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AB No. 1584

The Assembly Bill No. 1584 added to the Education Code authorizes local educational agencies, as appropriate, to enter into a contract with a FERPA compliant 3rd party to provide digital educational software.

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EU-Based Compliance

GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), otherwise known as the European Data Protection Regulation, went into effect in May 2018 and acts to harmonize privacy laws across Europe.

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Canada-Based Compliance

FIPPA

The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) provides Canadian citizens with the right to access information under the control of institutions.

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FOIP

Alberta's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP) only applies to public bodies, including all provincial government entities and local public bodies such as universities and schools.

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Third-party audits

In addition to these compliance measures, we have gone through data security and privacy awareness audits and been certified by IKeepSafe.

Learn more about our audits.