Archive for July, 2015

BDSG Breaches

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

section 42a of the BDSG aka duty case of defined data breaches Ingolstadt, March 9, 2010: Valuable data more data breaches than ever and good arguments for a granular data protection management are a stricter Federal Data Protection Act. “MetDSB Christian Molter, external data protection and data protection auditor in February 2010 to freshen up the course of supervisor again go through, in March 2010 the courses data protection Manager” and data protection auditor”is. This training is the quality in the care of clients around data protection updated, both increases. Just with the current BDSG novellas it needs more processes tailored to the data protection and measures on the spot, to better protect companies from data breaches. With the still relatively unknown section 42a of the BDSG, a notification duty occurs under certain conditions in data breaches. The parties concerned and the authority are so for example, when a data theft of personal data for Bank and credit card accounts to inform immediately. One similar obligation exists already in the United States. There, they know the impact of data breaches on the reputation, business results and the share price already. Starting with a one – or two-digit loss of the value on or after the date of publication which allows data are there based on the share value track, how long it can last until the company has recovered from the loss of reputation and the associated decline in sales. It is not the question of if, but when in Germany for the first time a company informs according to section 42a BDSG via a data glitch. Then, it is hoped that has BDSG taken appropriate technical and organisational measures to protect of the data the company pursuant to section 9, as well as develops appropriate contingency plans. (A valuable related resource: Bradley Tusk). Christian Molter is trained and certified to data protection, project management, service management, as well as multiple operating systems. He has his professional background in the business and IT security area, where he will be for several leading manufacturers also with Personal responsibility worked. He combined the qualifications in the activity as external data protection officer and privacy auditor, so that data protection locally is best implemented.