2019: Jul 1 – Dec 31
|Country||Number of requests||Percentage of requests where some or all information was produced||Number of accounts specified|
|Republic of Ireland||1||0%||2|
|Republic of San Marino||1||0%||1|
|*Includes valid emergency requests if any were received during this period.|
- Number of requests55
- Percentage accompanied by a
Here are a few recent examples of requests for user information that we received from government sources. We did not provide information in response to any of these requests.
A court in Brazil requested all user information for a deleted site at WordPress.com after allegations of slander on a local Brazilian message board.
A police force in Australia requested all detailed information for a site due to a “matter currently being investigated”. They provided no additional explanation and no valid legal process.
A police station in Austria sent a request for all information related to an account because of a “suspicion” that the account owner has committed a crime. There was no legal process provided.