Daniel Porter
Aug 9, 2012

Google privacy settlement

Reuters reports today that Google Inc will pay a settlement of $22.5 million to resolve the Safari privacy settings suit. The suit alleged, and the FTC agreed, that Google bypassed the Safari security settings, placing cookies on Apple devices to track which ones had blocked such tracking.

Google pays $22.5 million to settle Apple Safari charges | Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google Inc will pay $22.5 million to settle charges it bypassed the privacy settings of customers using Apple Inc's Safari browser, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday.The