In the United States against Google filed a lawsuit with the charges of illegal collection of information from smartphone users. It is reported Reuters.
The lawsuit was filed in the court of the city of San Jose (California). The Corporation was accused of using a set of tools for developers Google Firebase data is collected to gather information about user activity on the network. Thus, according to the lawsuit, the collection of information occurs even if the user manually banned the system to do it.
Google Firebase – software Suite for data storage, delivery of notices and advertisements, and track glitches and clicks. Firebase usually work inside applications transparently to the users.
The company is accused of illegal data collection for the first time. In June, Google filed a lawsuit with allegations of unlawful invasion of privacy of millions of users by tracking the actions in cases where the Windows open in incognito mode.
And in late may, the attorney General of Arizona mark Brnovic filed in court on Google, accusing the company that it illegally tracked users ‘ location even when Android geolocation was disabled manually.