Facebook, WhatsApp Face Another Privacy Flap in Germany

by David Cohen
By David Cohen on Sep. 28, 2016 - 11:00 AM The data protection commissioner in the German city of Hamburg is taking aim at WhatsApp and its parent company, Facebook. Mark Scott of The New York Times reported that Johannes Caspar ordered Facebook to stop collecting and storing data on WhatsApp users in Germany, and to delete all such data it had already collected.Read the full article