Welcome to our latest round-up of privacy news stories for the week.Contact tracing technology and privacyComprehensive contact tracing is being touted as an important tool for New Zealand to avoid another lockdown. Around the world, many countries are looking at how technology can help. Listen to Privacy Commissioner John Edwards [...]
Source: Office of the Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – Blogs
A former nurse who waited five years to lodge a privacy complaint with the Privacy Commissioner had her request for judgement rejected by the Human Rights Review Tribunal (HRRT) in March 2020.[1]Ms Watson was employed by Capital and Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) as a nurse. In May 2012, CCDHB [...]
Source: Office of the Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – Blogs
Par décision du 6 avril 2020, la Présidente de la CNIL a décidé de procéder à la clôture totale de la mise en demeure du 5 novembre 2019 adressée à la société Boutique.Aéro. [...]
Source: CNIL
De nombreux professionnels, comme les enseignants, utilisent des outils de discussion et de visioconférence dans le contexte pandémique. Ces logiciels, souvent gratuits, doivent toujours offrir des garanties de protection de la vie privée des utilisateurs. La CNIL rappelle quelques règles de vigilance. [...]
Source: CNIL
Privacy Commissioner John Edwards has amended the Telecommunications Information Privacy Code to enable emergency services to more quickly locate people at risk of harm who have not made a call to 111. Mr Edwards says the changes will allow the active collection and sharing of the location of any cellular [...]
Source: Office of The Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – New on the Website
We are supporting businesses eager to stay in touch with customers during the Covid-19 pandemic. [...]
Source: UK Information Commissioner’s Office
Source: Hong Kong Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data
Dans le cadre des travaux de contrôle liés à la crise sanitaire, Marie-Laure DENIS, Présidente de la CNIL, a été auditionnée par la commission des lois de l'Assemblée nationale le 8 avril 2020. [...]
Source: CNIL
Dans le cadre des travaux de contrôle liés à la crise sanitaire, la CNIL a été auditionnée par la commission des lois de l'Assemblée nationale le 8 avril 2020. [...]
Source: CNIL
It is not a helpful or even correct perception that privacy has been getting in the way of fighting the Covid-19 virus. In a news report, Waikato DHB was criticised for not disclosing the number of Covid-19 cases in each of the region's districts, citing privacy as the reason. Was [...]
Source: Office of the Privacy Commissioner, New Zealand – Blogs