Health data accidentally leaked
An unknown German individual accidentally published health information about an unknown group of individuals on the internet. The Data Protection Authority of the German Region Baden-Württemberg reacted with a 84.000€ fine (80.000€ fine + 4.000€ trial costs) but did not provide additional information.
Type of Issue:
inadequate data protection
Number of involved data records:
Special category of data involved:
Violation of GDPR Paragraph:
9. Processing of special categories of personal data