Following its first letter sent to Microsoft in January 2017, the WP 29 (group of European data protection authorities) issued a second letter on February 15 in which it raises concerns as to the validity of user’s consent and the
The Guardian has recently revealed that there were vulnerabilities into the Whatsapp encryption system. Indeed, because of re-sending system that would change the encryption keys each time a user reply to a message, government agencies could access any message sent.
The European Commission (EC) has released a communication about its future international personal data transfer strategy. The Commission has planned to engage proactively in discussions on reaching “adequacy decisions” with key trading partners in East and South East Asia but
In its decision of December 21, 2016 (Joined Cases C-203/15 and C-698/15) the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled that national legislation may not provide for general and indiscriminate retention of all traffic and location data of
Following its plenary meeting held on the 12th and 13th of December, the WP29 (group of the European data protection authorities) has released its first guidelines providing its interpretation of the GDPR provisions on the following : – Data portability