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BY THE FINNISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: The Data Protection Authority presented an initiative to the Finnish National Board of Education on the processing of personal data in educational applications
  • 15/10/2021

BY THE FINNISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: The Data Protection Authority presented an initiative to the Finnish National Board of Education on the processing of personal data in educational applications

The Office of the Data Protection Authority has received information on cases concerning the processing of pupils' personal data by educational applications. The Authority has taken an initiative at the National Education Council, whose aim is to create guidelines for…

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BY THE FRENCH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: COVID-19 – formal notice to Francetest for insufficient security of health data
  • 14/10/2021

BY THE FRENCH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: COVID-19 – formal notice to Francetest for insufficient security of health data

The President of the CNIL has issued a formal notice to the private company Francetest to secure the health data it collects on behalf of pharmacies during COVID-19 screening tests. It also approached more than 300 pharmacies to check their…

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BY THE SWEDISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: IMY and AI Sweden are cooperating on the artificial intelligence and personal data protection
  • 14/10/2021

BY THE SWEDISH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: IMY and AI Sweden are cooperating on the artificial intelligence and personal data protection

The Swedish Data Protection Authority (IMY) is becoming partner of AI Sweden in order to provide support and guidelines on questions concerning personal data protection and artificial intelligence (AI). Actors who apply and develop the Artificial Intelligence are frequently in…

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BY THE AUSTRALIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: OAIC finds against 7-Eleven over facial recognition
  • 14/10/2021

BY THE AUSTRALIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: OAIC finds against 7-Eleven over facial recognition

Australian Information Commissioner and Privacy Commissioner has determined that convenience store group 7-Eleven interfered with customers’ privacy by collecting sensitive biometric information that was not reasonably necessary for its functions and without adequate notice or consent. It follows an investigation by the…

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BY THE DUTCH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Dutch regulators strengthen supervision of digital activities through increased cooperation
  • 13/10/2021

BY THE DUTCH DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Dutch regulators strengthen supervision of digital activities through increased cooperation

The Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA), the Dutch Authority for Consumers and the Market (ACM), the Dutch Authority for Financial Markets (AFM) and the Dutch Media Authority (Commissariaat voor de Media) will work together to strengthen the supervision of digital…

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BY THE ITALIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Work – the Italian Authority gives green light for new ways to verify the green pass
  • 13/10/2021

BY THE ITALIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Work – the Italian Authority gives green light for new ways to verify the green pass

The Italian Data Protection Authority has given a favorable opinion, as a matter of urgency, on the draft Dpcm introducing new ways of verifying the green pass in public and private employment. The draft decree of the President of the…

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BY THE NORWEGIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: The Norwegian Data Protection Authority and the Norwegian Consumer Association are fight together in order to make cookies rules stricter
  • 12/10/2021

BY THE NORWEGIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: The Norwegian Data Protection Authority and the Norwegian Consumer Association are fight together in order to make cookies rules stricter

They are asking for changes to the proposal of a new e-legislation and to the legislation on cookies which is currently in use. The purpose is to permit to Norwegian Internet users to take back the control on their own…

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