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Microsoft found to violate Dutch privacy law with Edge broswer data collection

Monday 16 October 2017 | 12:06 CET | News
Microsoft is breaching Dutch data protection law with the way it processes personal data of Windows 10 users. An investigation by the Dutch Data Protection Authority (DPA) found that Microsoft does not clearly inform users about the type of data it uses, and for what purpose. Also, Windows users cannot provide valid consent for the processing of their personal data due to the opt-out method used by Microsoft. 

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Categories: IT
Companies: Microsoft
Countries: Netherlands
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