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How pioneer Mediapart defined the French news agenda | France

It started with a handful of journalists disappointed with the state of the country’s established media, a high bank loan and an even greater injection of optimism. Ten years later, the French investigation site Mediapart has become a thorn in the side of politicians, public figures and those with something to hide. Over the past […]

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French news site L’Express exposed reader data online, weeks ahead of GDPR deadline

(Image: File photo) NEW YORK; PARIS — The French news weekly L’Express left a server containing a database of its readers exposed online for weeks without a password. Even after the Paris-based magazine was notified of the exposure, the database was not secured for a month, leaving its contents accessible and downloadable by anyone, including […]