Facebook tracking said to breach EU law

Facebook tracks the web browsing of everyone who visits a page on its site even if the user does not have an account or has explicitly opted out of tracking in the EU, extensive research commissioned by the Belgian data protection agency has revealed.

Country: Global

Domains: Privacy IG

Stakeholder: Academia

Tags: Internet, EU law, advertising, tracking, social media, fundamental rights, surveillance

Posted on Wednesday 1 April 2015

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