Europeans users' data shared with advertisers 376 times per day

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Europeans users' data shared with advertisers 376 times per day
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Europeans users' data shared with advertisers 376 times per day

Real-time bidding is the 'biggest data breach ever recorded,' says ICCL

Data about an average European internet user, including their geolocation and what they are reading online, is shared with advertisers and data broking firms 376 times per day, according to the lat...

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