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Polish consumer regulator investigates Facebook data policy

Friday 30 December 2016 | 15:21 CET | News
Polish competition and consumer regulator Uokik has become the latest to start an investigation into Facebook's practices for collecting and sharing user data. The regulator said it examined the policy of Facebook Ireland, the social network's European holding company, and found a number of concerns about the vague terms describing how Facebook uses the data collected from its users and makes it available to third parties. Uokik said there was a "broad and indefinite" list of the information collected, which did not make clear which information was collected, for how long it was kept or with

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Companies: Facebook
Countries: Poland
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