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[TH] Verizon Matching Customers' Personal Data To AOL's Tracking Network

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Verizon, which bought AOL earlier this year, will begin matching offline personal data of its customers with the data it gets from AOL, which in turn tracks millions of users across the Web. The Verizon customers' personal data includes details such as gender, age and interests.
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it is sent unencrypted over the Web
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Verizon said that it will share the data with a "limited number of partners,"
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by visiting only websites that use HTTPS encryption, you can avoid Verizon's identifiers.
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The people who still use AOL probably dont care at about this at all anyway.
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