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Italian consumer group denounces premium services scam

Wednesday 18 November 2015 | 11:16 CET | News
Italian consumer group Codacons has urged consumers to continue reporting any charges for premium services they haven't requested included on their monthly bills. In a statement, Codacons said operators had failed to take sufficient measures to prevent one-click activation of premium services even after Italy's anti-trust and competition regulator AGCM fined the operators Telecom Italia, 3 Italia, Wind and Vodafone Italia a total of over EUR 1.7 million for continuing to charge for premium mobile services activated without user permission. "Games, apps and ringtones: all you need is one click

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Italia / Telecom Italia / Vodafone Italia / Wind
Countries: Italy
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