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Internet Privacy Explained For People Who Have Never Thought About Internet Privacy Before

Internet Privacy Explained For People Who Have Never Thought About Internet Privacy Before

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In October, the FCC passed a regulation that would not allow companies to collect sensitive data, like browsing histories and location information, without an individual’s permission. The protections were supposed to go in place in December of this year. However, on Monday, Trump signed a resolution that repealed them, ensuring that telecom companies now have unfettered access to sensitive information about you—including financial data, health information, your browsing history, app usage, and location—and can sell it to other companies and agencies.

Stephen

Posted on: April 15, 2017, 6:29 am Category: Uncategorized

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