WhatsApp data sharing raises concerns in Germany

  WhatsApp data sharing with Facebook is currently breaching Germany’s data protection law. For this reason, WhatsApp is now being targeted by Germany’s privacy watchdogs. Last September Johannes Caspar, the Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, requested Whatsapp stop sharing its users’ data with its parent company Facebook. According to Caspar, Facebook is infringing … Continue reading WhatsApp data sharing raises concerns in Germany