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Italy's Wind Tre told to rein in aggressive sales tactics

Friday 22 June 2018 | 12:03 CET | News
Italy's data protection authority, Garante Privacy, has banned Wind Tre from contacting users who haven't expressly consented to receiving marketing calls and messages. In a strongly-worded statement, the watchdog slammed Wind Tre for overly aggressive telemarketing tactics after numerous customers complained about receiving unsolicited promotional material. The investigation dating back to 2016 revealed multiple breaches of rules on the use of personal data, said the regulator, adding that the operator had failed to prepare black lists of customers that hadn't consented to the use of their

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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