30 Jul '12, 12pm

Broken Promise: Google Retained Street View Data

Broken Promise: Google Retained Street View Data

On Friday, Google sent a letter to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) admitting that they had broken their 2010 promise to delete certain Street View data. The data, which included information related to users’ private email addresses, passwords, and web/picture search history, was illegally collected by the Google Street View vehicles from unprotected wireless networks. Peter Fleischer, Google’s global privacy policy counsel, wrote the following in a letter to the ICO: “Google has recently confirmed that it still has in our possession a small portion of payload data collected by our Street View vehicles in the U.K. Google apologizes for this error.” The letter, which is published on the ICO website, indicates that Google wants to destroy the remaining data. However, the search company stated they would wait for official ICO instructions prior to proceeding. An IC...

Full article: http://www.searchenginejournal.com/google-ico-broken-prom...

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