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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#991 PayPal dumped cloud company (Seafile) after It refused to monitor customers' files
Germany’s Seafile says it was forced to stop using PayPal.

A German Dropbox rival claims PayPal dropped it as a customer because it refused the payment company’s demands to spy on its users’ data.

Seafile GmbH informed its customers on Saturday that they would no longer be able to pay for the service using PayPal—the only payment method that the company had in place.

“We’re looking into alternative payment services, but currently we’re running a cloud service and not getting paid,” CEO Silja Jackson told Fortune.
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#992 3 million strong botnet grows right under Twitter's nose
#991 PayPal dumped cloud company (Seafile) after It refused to monitor customers' files
#990 Bitcoin phishing campaign uncovered
#989 Bitcoin rival Ethereum fights for its survival after $50 million heist
#988 NEC to launch AU$4.38m IoT-focused cybersecurity centre in Adelaide
#987 Tech support scams target victims via their ISP
#986 Hackers hit central banks in Indonesia and South Korea
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