US firm TeleSign "reputation-scores" world's mobile phone users, violating GDPR

Via its former Belgian parent company BICS, Telesign collects data on half the world’s mobile phone users… and sells it to TikTok, Salesforce, Microsoft, AWS, etc., “for verifying the identity of a person behind a phone number and preventing fraud.”

Austrian attorney Max Schrems continues to champion privacy rights. :+1: