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Vastaamo Case from the Victim Perspective

The hacking of the patient database of psychotherapy centre Vastaamo was an unprecedented case in Finland, both in terms of extent and content.

If you are a victim of the Vastaamo data breach, it’s crucial to follow the guidelines and updates provided by official authorities such as the prosecutor’s office and the district court:

The prosecutor have decided to bring the case to court. It will be heard at the Länsi-Uusimaa District Court. Victims have the right to be involved in the legal process and may seek compensation for damages. If you plan to use a legal advisor, we strongly recommend to determine in advance how these costs will be covered.

If you need conversational support and practical advice in criminal matters in English please contact Victim Support Finland using the contact form.

Victims are advised to stay updated through official channels, such as the prosecutor’s office and the district court.