Facebook: Over 80 million data misused, all 2 billion “scraped”

From Staff Reports

Facebook went on a conference call on Wednesday where CEO and majority owner of his own company he co-founded, Mark Zuckerberg stated that 87 million users were the part of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Corporate brass describe cutely as “improperly shared” said data.  Zuckerberg et al are to speak before Congress on Tuesday. The apology tour continued on Thursday, as Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg appeared on Bloomberg TV trying to woo any concerned users.

Facebook also claimed that all 2 billion or so users had their data “scraped” meaning any publicly accessed info that can ether be seen logged in or browsing that a user explicitly set to “public” had that data being exploited.


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