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Microsoft is quietly recycling Outlook email accounts

Publisher: 
PC World
Publication date: 
05-Oct-2013
Author(s): 
Andreas Udo de Haes
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 Mike Rispoli of the London-based, nonprofit organization Privacy International said that such a complaint could be a good thing, since it would raise awareness of the issue with data protection agencies.

"When Yahoo announced this, experts warned about and predicted serious security and privacy issues. Yahoo downplayed these risks, and ignored these critics, but now we see these concerns were legitimate," Rispoli said.