Privacy Glitch Allows Easy Access To Cable-TV Subscribers' Info

Posted on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:23 by jensonj
The commissioner's office is looking at initiating a complaint into the matter, which would trigger an investigation under the national privacy law governing businesses, Hayden said. "Because it does potentially reveal very personal information, the choices that people make - these are personal." A Rogers executive acknowledged Friday the site could be abused. "And so we have asked our website team to shut down this feature," said Taanta Gupta, vice-president of communications. [Proofreader's note: this article was edited for spelling and typos on January 17, 2006]


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