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StuartMW
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FTC bars advertising firm from sniffing browser histories

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An online advertising firm accused of spying on the browser histories of consumers has reached a settlement with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission barring it from further browser history sniffing, the agency announced.

Epic Marketplace illegally gathered information from millions of Web users, including information about medical and financial issues such as fertility, incontinence, debt relief and personal bankruptcy, the FTC alleged.

»www.computerworld.com/s/article/ ··· istories
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StuartMW
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Thanks. Not sure why I didn't see that this morning...
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