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They can't collect your bins or fix your roads. They let Google stalk visitors to their websites. Yes, it's UK local government

By Robbie Harb 05 Feb 2020 at 22:02

A new report by privacy-focused browser Brave suggests UK local authorities are sharing information about their website users with dozens of private companies. The study (PDF) shows that nearly all local councils across the UK exposed data about visitors to their websites, which was then sold on to private companies. Some councils allow companies to track...

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