Taxpayers’ personal data under risk

On 28th May 2020, Ireland's Revenue Commissioner released a statement confirming a personal data breach. Ireland's taxation authority declared on its website that unidentified fraudsters had accessed personal data of thousands of taxpayers as a result of an SMS text messaging scam. Around 3,000 taxpayers were in receipt of a text message carrying a link [...]

By |2020-06-10T22:28:58+01:00June 10th, 2020|Data Protection, GDPR, News, Privacy|0 Comments

Easyjet Data Breach: Will it cost millions?

On 19th May, 2020, Easyjet, a budget airline based in UK, published a statement announcing that it had "been the target of an attack from a highly sophisticated source” and had suffered a data breach as a result. The airline company admitted that the data breach affects approximately 9 million customers. Investigation revealed that details [...]

By |2020-05-28T19:09:48+01:00May 28th, 2020|Data Protection, GDPR, News, Privacy|0 Comments