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LINE didn't tell Japanese officials about overseas servers, third-party investigation finds

By Toko Sekiguchi
  • 14 Jun 2021 03:27
  • 14 Jun 2021 20:04
LINE, Japan’s largest messenger app, kept from Japanese government officials the fact that it stored images uploaded by Japanese users on South Korean servers, according to an interim report published by the independent inspection committee on the company’s data scandal.

“In LINE’s dealings with public agencies, explanations about data storage and access varied

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