|March 14, 2012|
Previously published on March 12, 2012
In addition, the CNIL and all EU data protection authorities stated that they are “deeply concerned” about the possibility for Google to combine data across its products and services (such as, for example, using data collected through a data subject’s use of his/her Android phone in order to display targeted advertisements when he/she uses YouTube). The CNIL, referencing Articles 6 and 7 of the Directive, expressed “strong doubts” about the lawfulness and fairness of Google’s data processing.
The CNIL has indicated that it will continue to investigate Google’s privacy practices.