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Confusion over WhatsApp's new T&Cs triggers privacy warning from Italy

1 day ago   |   By Tech Crunch

Confusion over an update to Facebook-owned chat platform WhatsApp's terms and conditions has triggered an intervention by Italy's data protection agency.
The Italian GPDP said today it has contacted the European Data Protection Board to raise concerns about a lack of clear information over what's changing under the incoming T&Cs.
In recent weeks WhatsApp has been alerting users they must accept new T&Cs in order to keep using the service after February 8.
A similar alert over updated terms has also triggered concerns in India - where a petition was filed today in the Delhi High Court...
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