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 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

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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.