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Tele2, Zeelandnet stop data retention

Monday 16 March 2015 | 10:41 CET | News
Tele2 and ZeelandNet have joined the list of Dutch communication providers no longer collecting customer data as required under the data retention law. This follows a court ruling suspending the law for possible violations of personal privacy. According to Tele2, law enforcement officials can still request data from the operator, but only the information saved for business purposes, such as billing data. Cable operator Zeelandnet said it also still saves customer data needed for business operations. It's also holding on to data previously collected under the retention legislation and

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Companies: Tele2 Netherlands / ZeelandNet
Countries: Netherlands
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