Personal integrity

Bank leaked personal information to Facebook - but did not report it

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  • Two banks are currently under investigation by the Authority for Privacy Protection after personal data about their customers was leaked to Facebook.

  • Collector bank also leaked phone numbers and email addresses to Facebook, but did not report it to the authorities - and may thereby avoid fines.

  • Kajsa Lernestål, head of marketing at Collector, tells Swedish Radio News they made a risk assessment and concluded that the people whose information was leaked were "not exposed to any risk in relation to their rights".