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Italy to evaluate 'unclear' WhatsApp data sharing policy

Friday 15 January 2021 | 10:41 CET | News
Italy's data protection authority, Garante Privacy, said it has contacted the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) to express its concerns regarding the "unclear" nature of the forthcoming changes to Whatsapp's terms and conditions. The Facebook-owned messaging app recently asked iOS and Android users to accept new T&Cs if they want to continue using the app and the Italian authority said "it is not possible for users to understand what changes have been introduced, nor to clearly understand which data processing will actually be carried out by the messaging service after 08 February".

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / WhatsApp
Countries: Italy
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