Current Issues

The Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman is investigating the legality of the psychotherapy centre Vastaamo’s operations

The Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman is investigating whether Vastaamo acted in accordance with the data protection legislation, in particular concerning matters other than the suspected offences that are already subject to a pre-trial investigation. If a violation of the data protection legislation has occurred, the sanctions board of the Office of the Data Protection Ombudsman can impose an administrative financial sanction on the controller of the data file or exercise other corrective powers.

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Press release 27.10.2020 18.57
Advice for the victims of the data leak

The National Bureau of Investigation is investigating the data system break-in at the psychotherapy centre Vastaamo. Extortion messages have also been sent to private individuals who have become victims of the data leak. Below, we have gathered advice for the victims of the data breach.

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Press release 25.10.2020 18.22