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Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of Ticket #43473, comment 55


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05/02/2018 09:10:20 AM (3 years ago)
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  • Ticket #43473, comment 55

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    22> The external guide for linking should be ready soon...
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    4 Please keep in mind that we (probably) cannot link to any other place than wordpress.org. When a user clicks on a link, the linked site gets the referring site's "private information", IP address / domain name. This is pretty much the same "private data" as when WordPress checks for updated...
     4Please keep in mind that we (probably) cannot link to any other place than wordpress.org. When a user clicks on a link, the linked site gets the referring site's "private information", IP address / domain name. This is pretty much the same "private data" as when WordPress checks for updates...
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    66I'm not sure how that is/will be handled under the GDPR, but for now seems that any user is "spreading" any site's "private info" by clicking on any external link.