The Data Protection Act controls how your personal information is used by organisations, businesses or the government.
Everyone responsible for using data has to follow strict rules called ‘data protection principles’.
Yahoo has not been able to identify the intrusion associated with this theft.
We believe this incident is likely distinct from the incident we disclosed on September 22, 2016.
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The FTC uses a variety of tools to protect consumers’ privacy and personal information.
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For a list of the latest updates see the change log.
To date, the Commission has brought hundreds of privacy and data security cases protecting billions of consumers.
The FTC can also obtain civil monetary penalties for violations of certain privacy statutes and rules, including the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and the Telemarketing Sales Rule.