Wednesday, December 17, 2008

BBC NEWS | Technology | Yahoo throws down data gauntlet

BBC NEWS | Technology | Yahoo throws down data gauntlet


Search engine Yahoo is to cut the time it stores personal data from 13 months to three.

It is hoping its decision will provide a benchmark for industry. Currently Google stores data for nine months and Microsoft for six months.

International data protection officials have been urging firms to do more to protect the data of users.

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