Tag: Data Breach

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Advocating Privacy and Data Protection for More Than a Decade And Still Fighting Resistance

I have been watching legal professionals disseminating personal data around the world. Feel my pain ? Why it especially matters? Because they are the ones advising others. They are the role model.

As the GDPR has now celebrating it’s 6 years and 4 years of enforcement, Here an exhaustive practical case law analysis of the importance of taking appropriate security measures and how things can go wrong.

Non-Material Damage Compensation

Non compliance with the GDPR has three series of legal consequences : We’ve extensively heard of the administrative enforcement by national Data Protection Authorities. We have less heard of Criminal liabilities for non compliance, especially for the absence of measures of security. The third level is civil liability as set by the Article 82 GDPR.

Interview with DataGrail

Interview Series: Tara Taubman Bassirian, Data Protection and IP Consultant at Data Rainbow

UK Watchdog Investigation of British Airways and Marriott Hotels Security Breaches

Following an incident reported to the ICO in September 2018, the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), the UK’s data protection supervisory authority, investigated and uncovered that the personal data of up to 500,000 BA customers had been unlawfully accessed. The BA’s website had been diverted to a dummy site where customer details were harvested by hackers. Some credit cards long number and security codes had been discolosed causing serious security breaches. On 8th of July 2019, the ICO published a Notice of Intent to fine British Airways 183 million £.

After Air Canada Breach Here Comes British Airways

Hundreds of thousands lose bank details as British Airways hacked Data stolen from hundreds of thousands of British Airways customers in major breach A data breach follows a data breach. It’s not IF it’s when. Is your organisation ready to react? The New European Data Protection Regulation that entered into force on May 25 after…
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