Web analytics company Compete has agreed to settle with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission over unfair and deceptive personal data collection practices. Compete said it would be audited every two years for the next 20, as well as give users better anonymization, consent agreements and disclosures. Previously, Compete’s opt-in tracking...
Web security provider Blue Coat Systems — itself acquired in a $1.3 billion deal by Thoma Bravo at the end of December 2011 — is making an acquisition today: it’s buying Solera Systems, a specialist in big data security, for an undisclosed sum (although we have reached out to the...
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