WhatsApp pushes privacy update to comply with Irish rule

WhatsApp is adding more details to its privacy policy and flagging that information for European users after Irish regulators fined the chat service a record fine for violating strict EU data privacy rules. Starting Monday, WhatsApp’s privacy policy will be restructured to provide more information about the data it collects and its use. The company … Read more

JPC members oppose the proposal to reduce the amount of fine in the Data Protection Bill

Several members of a parliamentary panel probing the data protection bill have strongly opposed a proposal to reduce the fine amount to several crores from a certain percentage of global income of big tech firms for violating privacy norms, sources said on Saturday. Said to He said the Joint Committee of Parliament on Personal Data … Read more