Spam Email Claims About GDPR Compensation
Published on: 9th July 2018
By PYXI GDPR Team
Well, it didn't take long - one of our colleagues has just received an entertaining / amusing / scary email (unsolicited, by the way!) headlined "You May Be Eligible for a GDPR Compensation Payment. Check Now."
So, as PPI winds down, look what's coming next - promises of compensation from any company currently holding your personal data if you - well, in this case, download a Claims Pack which doubtless just tells you what the rest of the email hinted at. Under the new GDPR legislation, you (i.e. anyone) can raise a Subject Access Request against any organisation for free (in most circumstances - it used to be chargeable under the previous Data Protection Act).
PYXI GDPR Team: 9th Jul 2018 08:30:00
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