-DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY-
The Netherlands Needs A Privacy Watchdog With Sharper Teeth
The Netherlands needs a privacy watchdog with sharper teeth to make sure government, companies and individuals are more careful with people’s personal details, Jacob Kohnstamm, head of the privacy watchdog CBP, said on Wednesday. ‘There are almost limitless options to store and process information, Kohnstamm said at the publication of the CBP’s annual report. And, the increase in digitalisation and globalisation make it increasingly difficult to keep abreast of everything being done to private information.