Google is reportedly set to pay a $22.5 million fine in relation
to the scandal that broke out when the company was found to have
overridden Safari’s privacy settings, with the potential to track
Internet browsing sessions.
The Wall Street Journal cites company officials “briefed on the
settlement terms” who have revealed that the firm is in line to
pay the highest fine that the FTC has ever imposed on a single
Very surprising that Google, of all companies, what with their “Don’t be evil” motto, would receive the largest ever fine imposed by the FTC.