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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: it has been revised the cooperation between the Baltic Data Protection Authorities
  • 10/09/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: it has been revised the cooperation between the Baltic Data Protection Authorities

Into the concept of a renewed tradition, a meeting of the Baltic Data Protection Authorities (Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia) has taken place on the 2nd – 3rd of September 2021. The reinforces cooperation between supervisory authorities will help guarantee a…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: higher revision of the personal data protection in Lithuania in 2020
  • 25/06/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: higher revision of the personal data protection in Lithuania in 2020

The supervisory authorities of European Union member States prepare and present an annual report to the European Data Protection Board, to the European Commission and to the public in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation. In Lithuania, the supervisory…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: a sport club has been sanctioned for having breached the General Data Protection Regulation by processing digital fingerprints of clients and staff
  • 21/06/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: a sport club has been sanctioned for having breached the General Data Protection Regulation by processing digital fingerprints of clients and staff

The State Data Protection Inspectorate (VDAI) has investigated on the biometrical personal data processing in a sport club and has imposed a sanction of 20.000 EUR to UAB VS FITNESS for General Data Protection Regulation’s breaches. The sanction has been…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: a safe and useful digital environment for children – the Organization for the Cooperation and the Economic Development publishes a recommendation
  • 07/06/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: a safe and useful digital environment for children – the Organization for the Cooperation and the Economic Development publishes a recommendation

Today, children spend a lot of time online and are connected to the digital environment by a wide range of devices. Recent data show that an internet user in three is a child. European children spend from 134 and 219…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: security accidents of personal data on social networks Facebook and LinkedIn
  • 13/04/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: security accidents of personal data on social networks Facebook and LinkedIn

At the beginning of April 2021, information on a accident the social network Facebook were published online, when also personal data of 533 million users Social media announced that personal data of Facebook’s users include: profile address, phone number, names…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: the legislation which rules the certification mechanisms required by the GDPR is submitted to a public consultation
  • 22/03/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: the legislation which rules the certification mechanisms required by the GDPR is submitted to a public consultation

The State Data Inspectorate (hereinafter VDAI) has prepared and submitted to public consultation a draft order of the VDAI Director, which approves: description of the procedure of the accreditation of certification  bodies (the requirements for the accreditation of certification organisms…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Information of the State Data Protection Inspectorate on the accident at the Vilnius College about personal data of students.
  • 16/03/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: Information of the State Data Protection Inspectorate on the accident at the Vilnius College about personal data of students.

13 March 2021. Into the public sphere appear some information that personal data of students of the Cilnius College could be leaked.  If the theft really happened it shall be detected by a police investigation. The circumstances of the accident…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: the state registers and information systems have been controlled for the volume of personal data processed
  • 16/03/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: the state registers and information systems have been controlled for the volume of personal data processed

The State Data Inspectorate (hereinafter SDPI) in 2020 carried out preventive inspections in state registers or information systems about the personal data range. There were inspectioned 10 state registers or information systems with different data controllers of personal data of…

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BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: it is important to respect the General Data Protection Regulation during the publication, reuse or the processing of personal data into the context of open data
  • 10/03/2021

BY THE LITHUANIAN DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY: it is important to respect the General Data Protection Regulation during the publication, reuse or the processing of personal data into the context of open data

In Lithuania, the open data processes are taking place, and it is so important that this happen in a correct way since the beginning and also that personal data are opened without breaching the personal data processing legislation established into…

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