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EDPS: Telecoms Market Reform Plan Would Put Privacy At Risk

ONLINE PRIVACY—EU

November 19, 2013

New net neutrality laws would mean Internet users’ privacy rights would be at risk, according to the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), Out-Law.com reports. The European Commission’s telecoms market reform plans would allow Internet service providers to engage in “wide-scale, preventive monitoring of communications content,” an affront to data privacy and protection as well as consumer trust in electronic communication services, the EDPS said.
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