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Dutch DPA leads taskforce on Uber data breach case

A taskforce, led by the Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA) and composed at this stage of representatives from the Belgian, German, French, Italian, Dutch and Spanish DPAs as well as from the ICO, will coordinate the national investigations of the various DPAs on the Uber data breach case.

This was announced in Brussels on November 29, 2017 by the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) in which all data protection authorities are collaborating.

On November 22, 2017 the Dutch DPA (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens) received a data breach notification from Uber. The Dutch DPA is currently investigating this data breach notification.