Below is a list of the most common customer questions. If you can’t find an answer to your question, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
Is a signature personal data?
Physical signatures are an important part of an individual's personal data. With respect to the question of the disclosure of a physical signature, the Commissioner has noted in a recent case that disclosure under the FOR Act is disclosure to the public at large.
What is considered as personal data?
Personal data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable living individual. Different pieces of information, which collected together can lead to the identification of a particular person, also constitute personal data. For data to be truly anonymized, the anonymisation must be irreversible.
Is a postcode personal data?
We do not acquire, process or store personal data so, for us, Postcode does NOT constitute PIN because we have no other information with which to combine it in order to identify a living individual.
What is considered personal data under GDPR?
'Personal data' means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person ('data subject'); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier
Is a signature biometric data GDPR?
No currently enforced data protection law addresses biometric data, but the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) covers it in detail.
What is biometric data under GDPR?
More precisely, biometric data are personal data resulting from specific technical processing relating to the physical, physiological, or behavioral characteristics of a natural person, which allows or confirms the unique identification of that natural person, such as facial images or dactyloscopic (fingerprints) data
Is a photo considered biometric data?
Biometric identification consists of determining the identity of a person. The aim is to capture an item of biometric data from this person. It can be a photo of their face, a record of their voice, or an image of their fingerprint.
Is a signature considered biometric data?
Signature recognition is a behavioral biometric. It can be operated in two different ways: Static: In this mode, users write their signature on paper, digitize it through an optical scanner or a camera, and the biometric system recognizes the signature analyzing its shape. This group is also known as “off-line".
Can biometric data be hacked?
Any collection of data could eventually get hacked. The data stored in a biometric database may be more vulnerable than any other kind of data. You can change passwords. You can't change your fingerprint or iris scan.
Is voice biometric data GDPR?
Implementing voice biometrics helps you to identify points in the process that might be weak or contrary to the GDPR and helps you solve them. Voice biometrics still belongs to one of the safest biometrics in terms of fraudulent activities.