New Commission's Decisions and Undertakings on 18 November 2022

18 Nov 2022

For breaching the Protection Obligation, a financial penalty of $58,000 was imposed on Farrer Park Hospital for failing to put in place reasonable security arrangements to protect the personal data in its possession or under its control.

For breaching the Transfer Limitation Obligation, directions were issued to both Shopify Commerce Singapore and Supernova to put in place a process to ensure compliance with the Transfer Limitation Obligation following a data breach incident of Shopify Inc's database.

The PDPC also accepted an undertaking from one organisation which implemented remediation plans that rectified the immediate breach and addressed systemic shortcomings to ensure continual compliance with the PDPA.

Access the Decisions here and Undertakings here.

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