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Anti-privacy unkillable super-cookies spreading around the world – study

Martin 67

Re: Spain?

> No. The EU rules are about storing data on the user's computer.

European Directive 2002/58/EC - they cover "cookies and similar technologies". No mention on the ICO's site (under The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003, which implements said Directive) about a requirement for data to be stored on the end-user's PC. I would imagine the right to object to automated processing for advertising (DPA) would be covered, which is itself and EU Directive ...

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