Bad access management. Again. Price: €6 770 912

The Swedish DPA, Datainspektionen, announces that it has completed its review of eight care providers' medical record systems. During their supervision, they have found major shortcomings in the access management and also in functions for [...]

2020-12-03T15:56:30+00:00December 3rd, 2020|Categories: english, GDPR|

Folksam illegally shared personal data of +1M individuals

Swedish insurance group Folksam reports that they voluntarily, but illegally, have shared personal data concerning more than 1 million data subjects with American companies such as  Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Linkedin and Adobe. The illegal data transfers where [...]

2020-11-03T13:48:23+00:00November 3rd, 2020|Categories: english, GDPR|

Not monitoring your unstructured data. Price: €35 000 000

Swedish world-renowned retailer H&M reveals a €35M fine in their quarterly report. The fine has been issued by the data protection authority in Hamburg following a personal data incident in the company’s service center. It [...]

2020-10-01T14:05:35+00:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: english, GDPR|

Swedish DPA: Get in control of personal data and flows

The Swedish DPA Datainspektionen has now presented their first embryo of guidelines following the Shrems II case from July 16th. They conclude, as many others, that transfer of personal data from the EU to the [...]

2020-09-08T18:31:22+00:00September 8th, 2020|Categories: AI, english, GDPR, Product|