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Vodafone Romania fined for breaking data protection rules

Tuesday 24 March 2020 | 08:41 CET | News
Romania's National Supervisory Authority sanctioned Vodafone with a fine amounting to RON 14,309, the equivalent of EUR 3,000, after finalising an investigation and finding that it violated the principles concerning personal data processing established by the provisions of the General Regulation on Data Protection. The authority sanctioned the operator because it mistakenly the processed personal data of a natural person in order to solve his complaint, which subsequently determined the transmission of the operator's response to an incorrect e-mail address.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone Romania
Countries: Romania
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