Privacy groups urge US FTC to investigate WhatsApp promises - CIO New Zealand

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission should stop mobile messaging service WhatsApp from sharing user data with parent company Facebook in violation of earlier privacy promises, several privacy groups said. The FTC should step in to stop WhatsApp from ...

Delhi High Court Allows WhatsApp To Share User Information With Facebook After September 25 - Indiatimes.com

The world's most popular instant messaging service, WhatsApp has been given the clearance to implement its proposed privacy policy change. WhatsApp. AP. The Delhi High Court while allowing WhatsApp to do so, however told the company to delete all ...

Students win, WhatsApp can't share data with Facebook till Sunday - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

"If users opt for deleting the WhatsApp account before 25/09/2016 the information/data/details of such users should be deleted completely from WhatsApp servers and the same shall not be shared with Facebook or any group companies", directed the bench, ...

Facebook Was Just Ordered to Stop Collecting WhatsApp User Data in Germany - Fortune

And to delete the data it's already collected. A German privacy regulator ordered Facebook on Tuesday to stop collecting and storing data of German users of its messaging app WhatsApp and to delete all data that has already been forwarded to it.

HC tells WhatsApp to delete user data collected before Sep 25 - TechShout!

The Delhi High Court has officially issued a verdict in the case of two students battling for privacy in the face of WhatsApp's policy about-turn. The application will have to get rid of all user data for people who are quitting the service before ...

WhatsApp to delete all data till September 25 - The Asian Age

In a win-win situation for both the petitioners and messaging giant WhatsApp, the Delhi high court on Friday gave its go-ahead to WhatsApp's new policy on sharing data with its parent company Facebook, but it also issued a slew of directions to ...

Germany Orders Facebook To Stop Sharing Data Of WhatsApp Users - Nasdaq

(RTTNews.com) - German Data protection regulator has ordered Facebook to stop sharing data of German WhatsApp users. There are 35 million WhatsApp users in Germany. The Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information has ...

Delhi High Court: Green signal to Whatsapp privacy policy but with conditions - ITvoir

On August 25th WhatsApp had come with new privacy terms and conditions according to which they can share the user data with Facebook. This decision of WhatsApp to share its data with the parent company Facebook has been in talks after two Delhi ...

Facebook ordered to delete Whatsapp data in - Europe Online Magazine

Hamburg (dpa) - Data privacy authorities in Germany on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data it has received on Whatsapp users in Germany. Facebook, which acquired Whatsapp in 2014 for 22 billion dollars, is ordered to delete the Whatsapp user data ...

Germany Orders Facebook to Stop WhatsApp Data Sharing - Inc.com

German data protection authorities ruled Facebook did not have a 'legal basis' to get WhatsApp user information. By Associated Press. WRITE A COMMENT. CREDIT: Getty Images. Advertisement. BERLIN (AP) -- German data protection authorities have ...

Halt WhatsApp data transfers, German privacy watchdog tells Facebook - Computerworld India

Facebook must stop collecting information about WhatsApp users in Germany, a local privacy watchdog has ordered. Last month, Facebook began combining user data from WhatsApp, the messaging company it acquired in 2014, with the mountain of ...

Germany blocks WhatsApp data transfers to FB - The News International

BERLIN: German data protection authorities on Tuesday said they had blocked Facebook from collecting subscriber data from its subsidiary WhatsApp, citing privacy concerns. Facebook and WhatsApp promised in the wake of the Silicon Valley giant´s 2014 ...

Facebook told to stop taking data from German WhatsApp users - Chicago Tribune

Facebook, already under scrutiny in the U.S. and the European Union for revisions to privacy policies for its WhatsApp messaging service, was ordered by Hamburg's privacy watchdog to stop processing data of German users of the chat service. In a ...

Facebook Inc told by privacy watchdog to stop taking data from German WhatsApp users - The Province

Facebook Inc., already under scrutiny in the U.S. and the European Union for revisions to privacy policies for its WhatsApp messaging service, was ordered by Hamburg's privacy watchdog to stop processing data of German users of the chat service.

WhatsApp removes option for sharing information with Facebook - The Asian Age

WhatsApp has removed the option where you could opt out of their new info-sharing policy. WhatsApp had earlier announced a 30-day period where users can opt out of the new WhatsApp-Facebook data sharing policy. The date has passed and WhatsApp ...

HC orders WhatsApp to remove users' data collected till September 25 - indiablooms

New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): WhatsApp has been ordered to delete information about people using the app till September 25, when its new privacy policy comes into effect. The court was responding to a petition by Karmanya Singh who had challenged the new ...

Germany orders Facebook to delete WhatsApp data - Rivet Radio

German data protection authorities on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data, such as phone numbers, it has received from its subsidiary WhatsApp. Germany has ordered Facebook to delete data it's received from its global messaging service WhatsApp.

HC bars WhatsApp from sharing info - The Hindu

In a significant judgment, WhatsApp, an instant messaging software, was on Friday restrained by the Delhi High Court from sharing with Facebook user information existing up to September 25 when its new privacy policy comes into effect. In order “to ...

HC-LD WHATSAPP - The Hindu

In a significant judgment, WhatsApp was on Friday restrained by the Delhi High Court from sharing user information existing up to September 25, when its new privacy policy comes into effect, with Facebook . In order “to protect the interest of users ...

Privacy groups urge US FTC to investigate WhatsApp promises - MIS Asia

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission should stop mobile messaging service WhatsApp from sharing user data with parent company Facebook in violation of earlier privacy promises, several privacy groups said. The FTC should step in to stop WhatsApp from ...