Tag Archive: enforcement actions

Nov
09
2011

How Flash Cookies Left A Bad Taste In the FTC’s Mouth

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John Gamble Marketing Manager | TRUSTe @johnaddison   Image Credit  Yesterday the Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement with ScanScout, an online video advertising network, over charges that the company deceived consumers about their ability to opt-out of online tracking activities. ScanScout’s privacy policy read: “You can opt out of receiving a cookie by changing your browser settings to prevent the …

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