Racingly fast, Portugal, which was chaired at the beginning of the year from Germany, has chaired the EU Council of Ministers, a new draft for the four years of severely controversial e-privacy regulation sent to the other Member States. The goal should be, "to simplify the text" and continue to adapt to the Data Protection Basic Regulation (DSGVO).
What is first convincing, turns out to look for a gift to the data processing economy. Originally intention of the EU Commission was to make the latte high with the regulation in data protection in the sensitive field of electronic communication with its numerous applications of Messenger services and the lathe to control language assistants. If the additional rules are now largely aligned with the DSGVO, they actually confer.
Determination under conditions
as "important change" If the Portuguese Government refers to the text published published by the Burger Rights Organization StaTewatch, that companies and resistances can be used to use metadata such as connection information for other purposes as the originally intended and permitted by the user. The most important requirement for this is that the processing "compatible" is intention to be released. This is also intended for intervention in "Terminal equipment" How to browser, for example, by setting cookies and reading out associated user information.