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FTC report details action in 2017 data privacy and security cases

January 19, 2018 |
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The Federal Trade Commission has released its annual report on data security and privacy cases pursued in 2017, citing cases against ride-sharing app Uber and computer manufacturer Lenovo as among the top issues addressed.

The report specifically highlights the enforcement actions taken by the FTC against both Uber and Lenovo, along with workshops held on education technology and consumer injury, and the announcement of pending data security and privacy cases.

Further, the report detailed international privacy enforcement...

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