FTC has looked into Epic's handling of children's personal information

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An Epic Games executive revealed today that the company has caught the eye of the Federal Trade Commission when it comes to privacy practices.

In testimony during the company’s court case against Apple today, Epic’s head of business and strategy for online services Thomas Ko was asked about security of customer information.

While security for such things was handled by a different division within Epic, Ko said he was a stakeholder and would be aware of such problems.

When asked if Epic ever had any issues with improperly collecting or using information about customers under the age of 13, Ko said

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