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    Twitter bug exposed some Android private tweets to public view

    Date21 Jan 2019
    CategoryPrivacy
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    Posted ByBrittany Day

    In October, after Twitter refused to give a user information about how it tracks him when he clicks on links in tweets (as is the right of EU citizens under the newly passed, sweeping General Data Protection Regulation [GDPR] privacy law), Irish privacy authorities launched an investigation into the platform’s privacy practices.

    Things could get hairier still, given the major privacy glitch Twitter disclosed on Thursday.

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