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UK mobile users being tracked 'by default' - research

Monday 4 April 2016 | 21:51 CET | News
UK mobile operators are at best fulfilling the minimal legal requirements with regards to data protection and privacy, and at worst could be breaking the law and breaching consumers' right to privacy, according to a new report from the Open Rights Group (ORG). The report shows that in most cases, customers are not being given enough clear information about how their data is being used by their mobile providers; and that customers are not being given clear and easy ways to opt-out if they don't want companies to use their data. It found that companies could be breaking e-privacy law if they

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