All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘’ Hit With $650,000 Fine

San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris has announced, social network Tagged, has agreed to pay a fine of $650,000 for sending millions of deceptive emails in a 2009 campaign to boost its membership.

Kamala-Harris-DA "Whether you’re doing business on Main Street or in cyber space, you can’t deceive the customer," said District Attorney Harris.

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New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said Monday that his office has stopped social networking site from misappropriating the contacts lists and identities of its members and from sending out millions of deceptive and unsolicited emails.

Through an agreement with Cuomo’s office, Tagged will pay $500,000 in penalties to the state and take measures regarding the access and use of its members’ personal information.

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