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Google notifies Irish Data Protection Commission of Google Assistant recording data breach

Monday 15 July 2019 | 09:02 CET | News
The Irish Data Protection Commission has been notified by Google of its privacy breach in Belgium and the Netherlands, Bloomberg reported. Reports by Belgian broadcaster VRT showed Google employees and contractors had been able to listen to recordings made from people's conversations with their Google Assistant, through Smart Home devices. The Irish regulator is Google's main privacy watchdog in the EU. 

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google
Countries: Europe
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