EU Privacy Whitepaper

    Language:
    English
    This paper examines how one company, Microsoft Corp. (Microsoft), has approached compliance with the EU’s privacy rules. It is intended to contribute to a fuller discussion of how companies can incorporate the EU’s privacy rules into their operations and products.
    • Version:

      1

      File Name:

      EUPrivacyWP.doc

      Date Published:

      7/25/2005

      File Size:

      775 KB

        This paper considers Microsoft’s handling of EU privacy rules in six key areas: notice and informational disclosures; internet “cookies”; computer spyware and web beacons; unsolicited commercial communications; automatic product updates; and personal data security.
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      Windows XP, Windows XP Home Edition , Windows XP Professional Edition, Windows XP Tablet PC Edition

        Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

        Microsoft Word or Word viewer
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      • This paper will consider Microsoft’s handling of EU privacy rules in six key areas: notice and informational disclosures; internet “cookies”; computer spyware and web beacons; unsolicited commercial communications; automatic product updates; and personal data security.