Region: Turkey

WhatsApp privacy changes face regulatory investigations

Data protection authorities in Italy and Turkey say they plan to act against WhatsApp after the Facebook-owned messaging service made highly controversial changes to its privacy policy.

14 January 2021

Amazon fined over consent and international transfers

Turkey’s data watchdog has fined Amazon over a slew of consent infringements and lack of transparency in processing personal data.

13 May 2020

Turkish regulator hits Facebook again

Turkey's data protection authority has fined Facebook over a lapse in its data security for the second time in less than six months.

04 October 2019

Turkish data regulator fines Cathay Pacific and Marriott

Turkey's data protection regulator has fined Marriott International and Cathay Pacific following massive data breaches.

11 July 2019

Facebook fined by Turkish regulator

Facebook has been hit with what is thought to be the Turkish data protection authority’s largest ever fine over a bug which let third parties view private photos.

13 May 2019

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