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iPhone maker Apple has once again been fined crores of rupees. Let us tell you that the French privacy agency CNIL has imposed a fine of 8 million euros on Apple, but what is the reason behind this. Learn.
Tech giant Apple (apple) has been on the target of many privacy agencies in different countries for the last few years. Now once again the French privacy watchdog company on Apple CNIL Heavy penalty has been imposed by For the information of people, let us tell you that CNIL has iPhone Apple, the manufacturing company, has been fined 8 million ($8.49 million) euros. Why did this privacy agency of France hit Apple But let us inform you about the fine.
Why CNIL fined Apple, know the reason
France’s privacy watchdog agency CNIL has imposed a fine on iPhone maker Apple accusing it of ad personalization in the App Store. Not only ad personalization, this privacy agency has also cited flaws in user consent. According to a Reuters report, CNIL has issued an interest which claims that the advertising targeting options in the iPhone’s Settings icon were activated by default.
It has been said in the report that this feature enabled by default was not required for iPhone functioning. Keeping his point clearly, CNIL said that this matter is of 2021 and it is related to the old version of iOS operating system.
It has also been mentioned in the report that after this announcement, Apple responded in this matter and said that we are disappointed with this decision. The company plans to file an appeal against the decision.
Action has been taken on Apple even for not giving iPhone charger
Remind that Apple had stopped giving the charger of the phone with the launch of iPhone 12 Series and even after many criticisms, the iPhone 14 Series has been launched with no charger. The Brazilian government also took action against Apple for not providing a charger with the box.