Drillowcy pod czujnym okiem prezesa UODO

They bought fake clothes privately, now they have a problem. The prosecutor's office steps in

There is a continuation of the scandal surrounding the so-called drillers and fake clothes from China. A month after the leak, the president of the Personal Data Protection Office and the prosecutor's office entered the scene.

On March 31, the personal data of 1.3 million customers of a Chinese store became available online. This was just the beginning

The data came from the platform pandabuy.comwhere you could buy fake exclusive clothes. The scope of the leak was extremely broad, including names, surnames, email addresses, phone numbers, user IDs, IP addresses, passwords, delivery addresses, as well as order and payment data.

There was no shortage of Poles here, especially these ones who like drillan aggressive subgenre of rap and related to it sumptuous, characteristic clothes. The big data leak contained several hundred thousand lines of data from Poland.

They were on the list names of famous influencers and rapperswho liked to show off their branded creations online. To teach them a lesson Internet users created an interactive map of Poland “lista-drillowcow.pl”to easily track down people who build their personal brand on counterfeit clothes.

The list of drillers was deleted long ago, but the president of the Personal Data Protection Office (UODO) appeared

On April 29, 2024, Mirosław Wróblewski, President of the Personal Data Protection Office, notified the District Prosecutor's Office in Warsaw Śródmieście-Północ about the suspicion of committing a crime by the perpetrators of publishing data of Polish customers of the pandabuy.com sales platform.

The President of the Personal Data Protection Office strongly condemned the actions of those responsible for this incident, stating that processing personal data of Polish customers of Pandabuy.com without a legal basis is a gross violation of the provisions on the protection of personal data.

The creators of the mocking website are now in trouble because the provision of Art. has been violated. 107 section 1 of the Personal Data Protection Actwhich specifies that “whoever processes personal data even though their processing is not permitted or is not authorized to process them, is subject to fine, punishable by restriction of liberty or imprisonment for up to two years

Similar Posts