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How to Delete Your Information from CBS News

To delete your information from CBSNews, you need to fill out a form. After a waiting period, your information should be permanently deleted.

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Walkthrough to Opt Out Your Information from CBS News 

Opt out your information from CBS News in five easy steps.

1. Access the website

Go to the CBS News website by clicking the following URL: https://www.cbsnews.com/.

CBS News homepage

2. Scroll down and click “Privacy Policy”

Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click “Privacy Policy.”

CBS News footer - Privacy Policy link

You can also access CBS’s privacy policy by clicking the following URL: https://www.viacomcbsprivacy.com/policy.

3. Click “Your Choices, Rights, and Controls” and “Privacy Rights Center”

Scroll down to the Table of Contents and click “Your Choices, Rights, and Controls.”

CBS News - Table of content and Your choices, rights and controls link

Click the hyperlinked “Privacy Rights Center.”

CBS News - Your choices, rights, and controls with a link to the Privacy Rights Center

You can also access the Privacy Rights Center by clicking the following URL: http://privacy.paramount.com/privacyrightscenter.

4. Expand “U.S. State Laws Optout” and click the hyperlinked word “here”

You will be redirected to the Paramount’s Privacy Rights Center.

Paramount's Privacy Rights Center

Scroll down to the FAQs section and expand “U.S. State Laws Optout.”

Then, scroll down to the section Email and click the hyperlinked word “here” to access Paramount’s privacy form.

CBS News - information on opt-out rights

You can also access the form by clicking the following URL: https://privacy.paramount.com/dns.

5. Fill out the form

Enter the email address associated with your Paramount Account.

Complete the reCAPTCHA challenge and click “Submit” to complete your request.

CBS News and Paramount privacy form

Congratulations! You have now successfully deleted your information from cbsnews.com! 

CBS News - Thank you for submitting your request

Additional Information

Even though you have successfully opted out of cbsnews.com, cbsnews.com might still retain some of your personal information.

To opt out of targeted marketing, scroll down to the bottom of the CBS News homepage and click “Your Privacy Choices.”

CBS News footer - Your Privacy Choices link

A pop-up will appear. Scroll down and turn off the toggle “Allow Sale, Sharing, or Targeted Advertising” to complete your request to opt out of targeted marketing.

Paramount - toggle off "Allow sale, sharing, or targeted advertising"
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