Chinese Hacking Is Alarming. So Are Data Brokers.

Written by Charlie Warzel on New York Times.

“Using the personal data of millions of Americans against their will is certainly alarming. But what’s the difference between the Chinese government stealing all that information and a data broker amassing it legally without user consent and selling it on the open market?”

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