UK: ICO Looking Into Daily Mail Privacy Fail

Tom Brewster reports:

The Daily Mail has leaked user data thanks to a technical glitch that appeared to sign its online readers in as the wrong person. The popular right-leaning paper will now face inquiries from the UK’s privacy watchdog.

On Tuesday, users complained that when they logged in to the Mail Online, they were recognised as a different person, giving them details of someone else’s name, date of birth and email address.

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