Every person shall have the right to secrecy of the personal data concerning that person, especially with regard to the respect for his or her private and family life, insofar as that person has an interest which deserves such protection. Such an interest is precluded if data cannot be subject to the right to secrecy due to the data’s general availability or because they cannot be traced back to the data subject.

Alert of kidnapping and encryption of computer data Ransomware One has to remember the danger of the propagation of malicious software that once executed, encrypts the content of the computer and connected peripherals. Offenders demand payment in exchange for obtaining the decryption key. The procedure used is to claim a payment in virtual currency (Bitcoins) so that its recipient cannot […]

Previous Page The protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Regulation HAVE ADOPTED THIS REGULATION: CHAPTER I GENERAL PROVISIONS Article 1 Subject matter and objectives 1. This Regulation lays down rules relating to the protection of natural […]

The protection of natural persons in relation to the processing of personal data is a fundamental right. Article 8(1) of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (the ‘Charter’) and Article 16(1) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) provide that everyone has the right to the protection of personal data concerning him or her. This right is also guaranteed under Article 8 of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

Data modeling is the process of creating a data model by applying a data model theory to create a data model instance. A data model theory is a formal data model description. At the time of data modelling, we are structuring and organizing data. These data structures are then typically implemented in a database management system. In addition to defining […]

In Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) Vs. Union of India : Law on Data Protection: 163) In order to determine this aspect, i.e. the nature and magnitude of data protection that is required to enable legal collection and use of biometric data, reliance can be placed on – (a) various existing legislations – both in India and across the world; and (b) […]

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