Disqus Inc. may face fine in Norway equal to €2.5M

Disqus Inc., the U.S. company which provides a forum and online tools for publishers, received notification from Norwegian data protection authority, Datailsynet that it was acting in violation of GDPR. The data authority found Disqus tracking, profiling and sharing data with third-party advertisers without legal basis.  Disqus said it didn’t realize GDPR regulation applied, since Norway is not an EU member.