Personal data are all information related to you as individuals. These data are protected by the Law No. 9887, dated 10.3.2008 “On personal data protection”, as amended and by the institution established for this purpose “Information and Data Protection Commissioner”.
Nevertheless, we all should be responsible for the information we provide for ourselves and try to protect them by all means. We provide data at any time, when we register in an insurance company, when we are provided with a client card in the supermarket, when we are client of communication companies, when we apply for a job, school or when we access health centers, as well as in many other cases.
You will find below the definitions on personal data according to article 3 of the Law “On personal data protection”, as amended.
“Personal data subject”
shall mean any natural per-son, whose personal data are being processed.
shall mean any piece of information related to the natural person in referring to his racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, trade union membership, religious or philosophical beliefs, criminal prosecution, as well as with data concerning his health and sexual life.
is any data referring to decisions in criminal, civil, administrative filed or to documentations of criminal and civil registry, administrative sanction, etc.
“Data subjects consent”
shall mean any indication in writing, freely given and fully informed on the reason for which his data will be processed, which signifies the data subject agreement that personal data relating to him to be processed.
shall mean any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identification number or to one or more factors specific to his physical, physiological, mental, economic, cultural or social identity. .
is any data which in its origin or during its processing may not be associated to any identified or identifiable individual.
“Processing of personal data”
shall mean any operation or set of operations which is performed upon personal data, whether or not by automatic means, such as collection, recording, organization, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, photographing, reflection, entering, filling in, selection, blocking, erasure or destruction, even though they are not recorded in a data base.