CASES, SANCTIONS AND CLAIMS
The Bavarian Data Protection Authority is investigating the Bavarian Red Cross Blood Donation Service for the use of tracking tools on the organization’s website. The focus of the investigation is to ascertain whether sensitive data have been collected and sent to Facebook through the use of Facebook Pixel and other similar technologies.
REPORTS AND ARTICLES FROM OTHER ORGANISATIONS
OFFICIAL GUIDELINES, REPORTS AND STATEMENTS
- ICO (UK): updated guidance on the processing of special categories of personal data.
- Bremen DPA: transmission of special categories of personal data using fax services is not permitted (article in English).