GDPR Services: 29 stories worth reading from March 2019

GDPR Services: 29 stories worth reading from March 2019

GDPR Services: 29 stories worth reading from March 2019

Be informed from our GDPR Services about the latest 29 newsworthy cases and funny happenings Worldwide, identified and reported publicly during March, 2019. As these Private Data breaches have a severe negative impact on any business and highly serious legal consequences, consider a single implementation package ( on-demand GDPR COMPLIANCE ) or a recurrent monthly service of (GDPR COMPLIANCE ADD-ON) together with your dedicated data protection OFFICER package.

  • A very sensitive data leak from a spyware vendor has been available online for more than six weeks.
    • The leak contained images and audio recordings from consumers’ phones. Troy Hunt examined the nearly 20GB of data to verify it is legit. Reporters have been unsuccessful with various attempts to contact the vendor, and are not naming the vendor to try to protect the data. This Spyware Data Leak Is So Bad We Can’t Even Tell You About It

  • Medical supplier Zoll suffered a breach of its email hosted on a third-party site.

  • Here is a depressing article about why phishing is so potent.
    • Using a team of tech-saavy developers, a third of the recipients were still fooled by a very cleverly-designed phish to click on the embedded link. And 14 percent of them submitted personal data as a result. This post shows the importance of security awareness training. Phishing my company. An infosec lesson for businesses

  • Bruce Schneier has a long list of suggested privacy improvements for Facebook.
    • Now if only Zuck was really serious about doing any of them. These include more usable privacy options, more anti-stalking protection, better transparency, ending enforcement for real names in accounts and lots more. Judging Facebook’s Privacy Shift

  • The Pakistani passport office has been hit by a similar attack to last month’s one on Cairo’s Bangladeshi embassy.



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