Privacy group: online investigators dig up too many secrets

Wednesday, 13 July 2005, 2:09 PM EST

A privacy rights advocacy group has asked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether Web sites advertising investigative services capable of digging up personal information such as phone call records are violating federal laws.

The Electronic Privacy Information Center filed a complaint with the federal agency on Thursday, singling out bestpeoplesearch.com.

By Alex Veiga at InformationWeek.

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