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CEO of exam monitoring software Proctorio apologises for posting student's chat logs on Reddit

Guardian Security - Wed, 07/01/2020 - 2:27am

Australian students who have raised privacy concerns describe the incident involving a Canadian student as ‘freakishly disrespectful’

The chief executive of an exam monitoring software firm that has raised privacy concerns in Australia has apologised for publicly posting a student’s chat logs during an argument on the website Reddit.

Mike Olsen, who is the CEO of the US-based Proctorio, has since deleted the posts and apologised, saying that he and Proctorio “take privacy very seriously”.

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