Personally identifiable data was stolen, but no mission is in jeopardy.
The US broadband and telecommunications firm has agreed to the payout, following a major lapse in its consumer privacy protection policy over several years in the mid-2000s.
An enquiry by Italian investigators has given Google 18 months to reform its privacy policies before it faces a fine of up to €1 million and possible criminal proceedings.
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