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A win for the data protection of UK consumers – WhatsApp signs public commitment not to share personal data with Facebook until data protection concerns are addressed

By Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham. People have a right to have their personal data kept safe, only used in ways that are properly explained to them, and for certain uses of their data, to which they expressly consent. This is … Continue reading

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Information Commissioner updates on WhatsApp / Facebook investigation

‘We think consumers deserve a greater level of information and protection, but so far Facebook hasn’t agreed’ By Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner. Eight weeks ago I said my office would look into the approach WhatsApp had decided to take in … Continue reading

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