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UK's Ministry of Defence: We'll harvest and anonymise private COVID-19 apps' tracing data by handing it to 'behavioural science' arm

By Gareth Corfield 21 May 2020 at 00:05

Analysis Worried about identifiable personal data from your coronavirus contact-tracing app making it into a British government database? Fear not! The Ministry of Defence is sanitising it all first. The bizarre and not-particularly-reassuring pledge came from the MoD last night as it announced that one of its units, called jHub, would be “facilitating the secure...

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