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Finnish govt sets up data protection working group after psychotherapy service breach

Tuesday 10 November 2020 | 12:41 CET | News
The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications said it has set up a working group to identify needs to amend the legislation on information security and data protection in sectors of major importance for society to function. One reason for establishing the group is a recent data breach against a service providing psychotherapy. The working group will publish an interim report in December 2020 and its term ends on 31 January 2021.

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