Tough cookies: MEPs call for EU websites to be scrubbed of trackers

Found on The Register on Thursday, 28 March 2019
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The report, published earlier this month, found that all but three EU member states' main government websites were littered with undisclosed commercial ad-tech trackers from a total of 112 companies.

A separate assessment of public health service sites found that 52 per cent of the main landing pages for questions related to conditions such as pregnancy, HIV and alcoholism had commercial trackers on them.

Time for lawsuits.