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Google is updating its retention period for search server logs

Colin Colehour [PersonRank 10]

Tuesday, June 12, 2007
13 years ago2,447 views

In March of this year, Google said it will make anonymous search server logs after 18 – 24 months. Well today Google has updated that retention period again to just 18 months.

Google also posted this info about their cookies:
"We are considering the Working Party's concerns regarding cookie expiration periods, and we are exploring ways to redesign cookies and to reduce their expiration without artificially forcing users to re-enter basic preferences such as language preference. We plan to make an announcement about privacy improvements for our cookies in the coming months." ...

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