Booking.Com Gets Dutch Fine for Reporting Data Breach Late – Bloomberg Law

booking.com-gets-dutch-fine-for-reporting-data-breach-late-–-bloomberg-law

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Booking.com was fined 475,000 euros in the Netherlands for taking too long to report a data breach that affected more than 4,000 customers.

  • Dutch data protection authority in statement Wednesday says during the breach, criminals were able to access the personal data of more than 4,000 customers and also got credit card details of nearly 300 victims
  • While Booking.com was notified of the breach on Jan. 13, 2019, it only reported it to the authority on Feb. 7, far beyond the mandatory 72-hour deadline under the EU’s data-privacy rules
  • “This is a serious violation,” says Monique Verdier, the agency’s vice...

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