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Twitter: No, really, we're very sorry we sold your security info for a boatload of cash


Re: Well...

"if they can muddy the waters around what "personal" data is they can argue they didn't violate the 72 hour limit"

My understanding is that GDPR itself defines what is considered to be personal information, and so in scope of the law. Twitter can "redefine" personal data all they like, but it won't make a difference if the law says otherwise.

If a mobile phone number is a sufficiently good identifier to provide targeted ads, by extension surely it's also sufficiently good to uniquely identify an individual and so - if they're an EU citizen - it's "personal data" and in scope for GDPR?

IANAL, though...

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