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Google Audits Street View Data Systems

May 25th, 2010 05:40 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

schliz writes “Google’s plans to upgrade to high-definition Street View in Australia are on hold until it completes a rigorous internal audit of the processes, it announced today. The company is currently being investigated by international regulators about possible privacy breeches when it became known that its street view vehicles were capturing not only publicly available SSIDs and MAC addresses, but also samples of payload data transmitted over these networks.”

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