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FTC touts settlement with Lenovo as signal for other companies on protecting consumer data

September 06, 2017 |
Rick Weber
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The Federal Trade Commission says its settlement with computer manufacturing giant Lenovo reflects the commission's broader agenda for protecting consumer data, and should signal for other companies what the FTC will be looking for in future enforcement actions on data privacy and security.

The agreement with Lenovo is the latest of several recent cases that together “demonstrate the FTC's continued leadership to protect consumers online” and should be viewed by other companies on “what we expect” in terms of...


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