EasyJet Subject to £18 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over GDPR Breach Violation

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EasyJet Subject to £18 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over GDPR Breach Violation

Why This Privacy Law is Important:

This case shows how critical it is for organizations to have a powerful incident response process in place to meet requirements under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other privacy regulations.

Overview:

EasyJet's data breach took place in January 2020, and while the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) was notified at this time, EasyJet failed to notify consumers until four months later. It’s estimated that 9 million consumers were impacted by this breach and personally identifiable information was exposed. PII included…

  • First and Last Names 
  • Email Addresses 
  • Airline Travel Dates 
  • Airline Booking Dates 
  • Credit Card Information

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