Reply to post: Re: GDPR

Carphone Warehouse cops £400k fine after hack exposed 3 MEEELLION folks’ data

Wensleydale Cheese

Re: GDPR

" other UK and EU regulators have had 10% of turnover fines for years, few fines have ever come anywhere near the limit.

...

I'll be amazed if the actual fines are anywhere near the potential maximum."

What happened with the TalkTalk fines was an example of this. TalkTalk got a significant reduction for "full cooperation".

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