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E.U. Regulator Commands Yahoo Cooperate With Authorities Over Data Breach

     
2:38 pm on Oct 28, 2016 (gmt 0)

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Yahoo's recent data breach of 500-million accounts, and the reported email scanning came to the attention of the E.U. Regulators and the company has been commanded to cooperate with investigations by the authorities.

In a statement regarding the company’s email scanning for US intelligence agencies Article 29 said: “Yahoo was invited to provide information on the legal basis and the compatibility with EU law of any such activity.” E.U. Regulator Commands Yahoo Cooperate With Authorities Over Data Breach [theguardian.com]


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