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WhatsApp-Facebook Transparency Review Moves Ahead in EU
Thursday, Jan 21 2021
Security Tech Brief Staff
A protracted European Union probe into the transparency of data sharing between WhatsApp and parent company Facebook has made its first big leap toward completion. So reports TechCrunch.
Ireland’s data protection watchdog recently confirmed that in late 2020 it shared a draft decision with fellow EU data regulators.
The draft is only the second such measure from Ireland’s Data Protection Commission, following an investigation into a Twitter data breach that resulted in December in a $550,000 penalty.
Read the full article from TechCrunch.