TITLE

Companies you trust are taking your data

PUB. DATE
September 2016
SOURCE
Electronics Weekly;9/7/2016, Issue 2678, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the views of Mike Patterson, founder of security analytics firm Plixer, regarding the use of consumers' data by antivirus software firm, and mentions that after the installation of software on computers and mobile devices firms use personally identifiable information (PII).
ACCESSION #
118039503

 

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