Prosecutors to check protection of coronavirus lockdown violators’ personal data
MOSCOW, May 18 (RAPSI) – Moscow prosecutors will check the use of personal data of violators of the coronavirus self-isolation, RAPSI has learnt in the city prosecutor’s office.
Earlier on Monday, Kommersant newspaper reported alleged violtions related to the use of personal data of people, who had been fined for breaching the lockdown. According to the media report, everyone can find through a fine payment service passport information of persons brought to administrative liability by entering a uniqe identificator of 20 or 25 figures on the website.
The article authors state that such a way to receive personal information violates the Personal Data Law but add that a special soft is required to acquire the information.
According to the prosecutors’ statement, following the check results prosecutors’ response actions may be taken if needed.