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Yahoo told to make privacy changes, comply with GDPR following data breach

Friday 8 June 2018 | 15:05 CET | News
Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) has ordered Yahoo to make a series of privacy changes following an investigation into a data breach that affected around 500 million people worldwide, including 39 million EU citizens. The DPC, which is the lead European regulator on privacy issues for Yahoo because the company's European headquarters are in Dublin, said Yahoo's data processing operations did not meet the standards required by EU law. "Based on its findings, the DPC has notified Yahoo that it requires it to take specified and mandatory actions to bring its data processing into

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Companies: Altaba / Verizon Communications / Yahoo
Countries: Europe / Ireland
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