Reply to post: EU GDPR, and ePrivacy legislation

Ubuntu wants to slurp PCs' vital statistics – even location – with new desktop installs

lath

EU GDPR, and ePrivacy legislation

Someone had already wrote about (the EU) GDPR.

I want to add, if I I remembered it correctly an opt-in by default was not OK by the EU.

Some information about the proposed: ePrivacy legislation, and GDPR.

ePrivacy : Proposal for a Regulation on Privacy and Electronic Communications

https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/proposal-regulation-privacy-and-electronic-communications

EU about:

"Rules for business and organisations"

https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topic/data-protection/reform/rules-business-and-organisations_en

"Rules for business and organisations" -> "Dealing with (EU) citizens"

https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topic/data-protection/reform/rules-business-and-organisations/dealing-citizens_en

Non-EU Website: digiday.com

"The winners and losers of the EU’s new ePrivacy law"

https://digiday.com/media/winners-losers-eus-new-eprivacy-law/

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019