Criminals: Google violating privacy laws, says privacy commissioner

Canada’s privacy commissioner says Google is violating privacy laws by using people’s health-related searches to target advertisements to them.

This not only breaches the guidelines issued by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner, it also breaches Google’s own guidelines, which outlaw tailoring ads based on race, religion, sexual orientation and health.

Read more: http://www.wellandtribune.ca/2014/01/15/google-violated-privacy-with-targeted-health-ads-privacy-commissioner

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