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Amazon has been fined a record $887 million for violating data privacy rules in Europe

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The CNDP claimed that Amazon's processing of personal data did not comply with EU General Data Protection Regulations.
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Amazon has been hit with a record $887 million EU fine by Luxembourg's data protection authority.
The authority says Amazon's processing of personal data didn't comply with EU rules.
Amazon said it would defend itself "vigorously" against the decision, which was "without merit."
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