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Google spied on British emails and computer passwords

Posted By admin On October 24, 2010 @ 4:46 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

David Barrett
London Telegraph
Oct 24, 2010

Computer passwords and entire emails from households across Britain have been copied by Google, the internet search giant, in a major privacy breach.

The company has admitted it downloaded personal data from wireless networks when its fleet of vehicles drove down residential roads taking photographs for its controversial Street View project.

Millions of internet users have potentially been affected.

One privacy campaigner described the intrusion as “absolutely scandalous” and called on Google to launch a full inquiry into the affair.

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[1] Full article here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/google/8083008/Google-spied-on-British-emails-and-computer-passwords.html

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[4] Google finally admits that its Street View cars DID take emails and passwords from computers: http://www.prisonplanet.com/google-finally-admits-that-its-street-view-cars-did-take-emails-and-passwords-from-computers.html

[5] Google’s Wi-Fi snoop nabbed passwords and emails: http://www.prisonplanet.com/googles-wi-fi-snoop-nabbed-passwords-and-emails.html

[6] Google’s Street View dealt blow by Czech privacy concerns: http://www.prisonplanet.com/googles-street-view-dealt-blow-by-czech-privacy-concerns.html

[7] Google aims to replace passwords with ID ring: http://www.prisonplanet.com/google-aims-to-replace-passwords-with-id-ring.html

[8] How Google used tech to ‘pry into people’s lives’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/how-google-used-tech-to-%e2%80%98pry-into-people%e2%80%99s-lives%e2%80%99.html

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