Belgium court fines Yahoo! for withholding email account info

A court in Dendermonde, Belgium, found Yahoo guilty of withholding personal account information in a cyber-criminal investigation linked to a number of email addresses used by a gang of alleged internet cons. The court told the company to cough up a €55,000 fine right away and an additional €10,000 for each day it keeps refusing to hand […]

A court in Dendermonde, Belgium, found Yahoo guilty of withholding personal account information in a cyber-criminal investigation linked to a number of email addresses used by a gang of alleged internet cons. The court told the company to cough up a €55,000 fine right away and an additional €10,000 for each day it keeps refusing to hand over the user data. (or $69,197 and $12,590, respectively).

Source:→ TechCrunch