The Right To Be Forgotten

righttobeforgottenYou’ve probably heard about “the right to be forgotten” according to which Google has to delete search results about you, if you ask them to. “According to a new General Data Protection Regulation of the EU, the right to be forgotten means that a data subject (user) can request the deletion of his data from any data controller (which includes web sites), and the data controller must delete the data without delay. Whether it’s a social network profile, items sold in online shops/auctions, location data, properties being offered for sale, even forum comments.” Read more

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