MWC organizers fined over GDPR biometric security concerns #GeekLeap

The GSMA, the organizers behind Barcelona’s annual Cellular World Congress (MWC), have been fined €200 million for not finishing up an information safety influence evaluation (DPIA)

Per TechCrunch (opens in new tab), the choice (opens in new tab) (PDF) delivered in Spanish by the Agencia Española de Protección de Datos (AEPD)  discovered that the GSMA fell brief when failing to account for biometric knowledge collected from attendees, partially on account of BREEZZ – an optionally available, automated id verification system allowing entry to the occasion.

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