The Fraud Help Desk will start a campaign against fake advertisements on Monday, July 20, in which the name of well-known Dutch people is misused. This campaign is supported by the AFM and Facebook. People are tempted to invest, often in cryptocurrencies, via the fake advertisements on the internet. Almost 2 million euros in damage was reported this year alone.
Read more about privacy here. Since the introduction of the AVG (GDPR), corporate privacy has been firmly on the agenda. After all, you run the risk of a sky-high fine of 20 million euros or 4% of global turnover. But enforcement by AP is minimal, and it is mentioned staff shortage at the AP. Fines have not been received yet. However, privacy is a global trend. In Europe, the e-privacy regulation will come into force next year, which specifies in detail what is and what is not allowed online.