The DPA said it had found the practices while it was testing privacy protection changes in Windows.
LinkedIn US did not have the permission to process hashed email addresses of 18 million non-LinkedIn members.
Breaking privacy laws can result in fines of up to 4% of global revenue or €20 million, whichever higher.
Defence Planning Committee holds first meeting in New Delhi, decides to create 'action plan' to deal with security challenges
The newly-constituted Defence Planning Committee deliberated on the geo-strategic landscape of the region and decided to make an "action plan" to effectively deal with various security challenges facing the nation.
Defence Planning Committee right step for national security, but expectations should be rooted in reality
Seeing the busy schedule of the members of the Defence Planning Committee, especially the National Security Advisor, it's possible that a critical subject like defence planning and national security strategy, with its numerous nuances, may not get the time and attention it deserves
Govt of India's move to set up defence planning committee welcome, but comprehensive overhaul of core ministries needed
Media reports have indicated that the Government of India has undertaken a much-needed move towards ramping up the languorous process of defence acquisition.
The central government has decided to create a new strategic panel called the defence planning committee, chaired by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval.