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OPC supports PIAC call for CRTC to clarify rules for tracing apps

News | 12/01/2020 5:48 pm EST
Security, data concerns drive two-phone phenomenon: Bell CEO
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While it believes the CRTC’s existing definition of “customer confidential information” is broad enough to protect the use of the IP addresses and phone numbers of those using the federal COVID-19 alert app and its Alberta ABTraceTogether counterpart, the federal privacy watchdog has said it would support the CRTC explicitly stating so. 

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