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Australia sues Facebook for misleading consumers when promoting app to protect users' data

Wednesday 16 December 2020 | 09:31 CET | News
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has started proceedings in the Federal Court against Facebook, and two of its subsidiaries for false, misleading or deceptive conduct when promoting Facebook's Onavo Protect mobile app to Australian consumers. Onavo Protect was a free downloadable software application providing a VPN service.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Countries: Australia
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