FCC Finally Fines Carriers for Illegally Sharing Customers’ Location Data

Feb. 28, 2020 – The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expected to collectively fine four U.S. mobile carriers around $200 million for selling, sharing, and making available to third parties precise, real-time GPS data about their customers’ location. Despite clear evidence of ongoing commercialized privacy invasions and real risks to individual safety, the FCC has […]