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May 19, 2008

Anonymity on the Internet? No.

Filed under: Google,privacy — Lynne @ 10:28 pm

Google said Monday that it complied with Indian legal process when it gave police information about a user of its Orkut social networking site. With the IP (Internet Protocol) address of a person who had allegedly posted vulgar content about Sonia Gandhi, one of India’s top political leaders, on Orkut, police in Pune were able to arrest a suspect.

PCWorld: Google Defends Helping Police Nab Defamer

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