R.I. pension system sues Google for not disclosing breach

Providence Journal: Rhode Island is suing the parent company of Google for hiding a security breach that affected 52.5 million users, state General Treasurer Seth Magaziner stated in a news release Tuesday.

“Google had an obligation to tell its users and investors that private information wasn’t being protected,” Magaziner stated in the release. “Instead, Google executives decided to hide the breaches from its users and continued to mislead investors and federal regulators. This is an unconscionable violation of public trust by Google.”

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