Google will be Punished by Apple

Google Drive - GdriveInternet giant faces a fine of more than $ 10 million for “cheating” Apple Safari browser users by bypassing security settings.

Recall that in February 2012 there was a scandal related to bypass security settings for Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer. The essence of the violations that Google passed on information to a fake browser, deceiving them, and placing a security system on a PC, laptop, iPhone or iPad user cookies for managing advertisements, regardless of whether the use of cookies is disabled in your browser or not.

Now the Federal Communications Commission U.S. Trade Google wants to punish by a fine, the amount of which has not yet announced, but it may take up to 16 thousand dollars for each day of violation, which eventually could exceed $ 10 million. At the present time, representatives of the Internet giant is negotiating with commissioners to reduce the amount of penalties.

If the Commission nevertheless impose a fine on Google, then it will be the first in history to prescribe the officials to pay in connection with the infringement of Internet users.

Via: CNews

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