FTC Sues Idaho Company for Selling Sensitive Tracking Data

WASHINGTON—The Federal Commerce Fee has filed a lawsuit towards knowledge dealer Kochava Inc., saying the Idaho firm offered geolocation knowledge from thousands and thousands of cell gadgets that could possibly be used to hint individuals to abortion clinics, dependancy restoration services and different delicate areas.

The swimsuit filed Monday seeks to halt the corporate’s sale of delicate geolocation knowledge and require the corporate to delete delicate data it has collected.