We don’t have to go very far back in time for a good example of one of these attacks on a healthcare or pharma organization. On June 27, 2017, Merck, ...Read More 0
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The processing in relation to the portal services Mainly takes place at the above websites . It is performed by specially appointed personnel Identified on the basis of the purposes of the requested and subscribed services .
Types of Data Processed
Consultation of websites: Browsing Data
The computer systems and application processes involved in the operation of the above websites acquire, during the course of their normal operation, some data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.
That information is used to obtain statistical information on the use of the portal and to check its correct functioning and is not associated with identified users; however, by its nature and by association with data held by third parties, it could allow for the identification of the interested parties. This category includes, for example, the IP address of the system used to connect to the portal.
This data is removed from the systems after the preparation of the statistics and is stored offline exclusively to ascertain liability in the case of computer crimes and it may only be consulted upon request by the judicial authority.
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Individuals or entities external may register on the websites in order to request particular online services. When registering to the portal, some personal data is requested that is needed to identify the registered individual. When subscribing for the services, additional data may be requested, including sensitive data, depending on the specific chosen service. The processing purposes differ depending upon the service and are described in detail in the respective subscription pages.
Sending of e-mails to addresses identified on the websites The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of electronic mail to the addresses identified on the website involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, required to respond to the requests, along with any personal data included in the communication.
The personal data is processed using automated tools for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which it was collected. Specific security measures are applied in order to prevent the loss of the data, its unlawful or incorrect use and any unauthorised accesses.
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