WhatsApp said it would appeal the decision. Photo: Reuters WhatsApp said it would appeal the decision. Photo: Reuters
WhatsApp said it would appeal the decision. Photo: Reuters
Ireland

Ireland fines WhatsApp US$267 million for breaching EU data privacy laws

  • WhatsApp was probed on whether it had violated its ‘transparency obligations’ in telling users how their data would be processed between WhatsApp and other Facebook firms
  • The fine is largest penalty ever issued to a company by the Irish data protection commission, dwarfing the US$533,650 fine imposed on Twitter last year

Topic |   Ireland
WhatsApp said it would appeal the decision. Photo: Reuters WhatsApp said it would appeal the decision. Photo: Reuters
WhatsApp said it would appeal the decision. Photo: Reuters
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