Elizabeth College suffers cyber-attack


The Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2017 (the Law)
Public Statement
Issued: 19 November 2020

Controller: Elizabeth College

  1. This is a public statement made by the Data Protection Authority (the Authority) under section 64 of The Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2017 (the Law).
  2. The Law seeks to ‘…protect the rights of individuals in relation to their personal data and provide for the free movement of personal data…’, and the Authority is the independent regulatory body responsible for overseeing it.
  3. The Authority can confirm that Elizabeth College has complied with the statutory reporting requirements contained within the Law and has provided the Authority with written notice of the personal data breach which affected Elizabeth College Foundation data.
  4. The Authority further notes that Elizabeth College has communicated directly to those individuals who may have been affected.