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Advertisers to Facebook: 'Did I work with Cambridge Analytica?'

Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO Alexander Nix Advertisers to Facebook: 'Did I work with Cambridge Analytica?'
Emmett Howard | 26 March, 2018, 04:34

Or politicians may do it instead.

Cambridge Analytica, a British research firm, are now being accused of breaching data laws, using a "personality test" app in order to access the personal information and data of the user, without the user's knowledge or consent. The outrage is overwrought, but.

The companies will be required "to get your permission first before they can use your data and create new limits on the ways that Facebook and Google and others operate", he adds.

"This was a breach of trust between Kogan, Cambridge Analytica and Facebook". "We appreciate the efforts Facebook and its employees have already made to assist our committee and will work with them to find a suitable date for Mr. Zuckerberg to testify in the coming weeks".

According to a study conducted by Western Journalism, the findings were unequivocal: "the left of center sites saw a almost 14 percent increase in traffic, while the most popular conservative sites witnessed a 27 percent decrease". Specifically, Mozilla wants Facebook to take more direct action on its platform. You'll have to delete each one, one by one, And each time, Facebook will say: "This will remove the app from your account, your bookmarks and the list of apps you use".

A 2011 audit by Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) said Facebook's security measures were "not considered sufficient" to prevent third party apps from unauthorised use of personal data.

The advert also says that Facebook is investigating every app that has had access to data, as it believes there have been further privacy breaches.

"The hearing will examine the harvesting and sale of personal information from more than 50 million Facebook users, potentially without their notice or consent and in violation of Facebook policy", chairman Representative Greg Walden, a Republican who chairs the panel, and Frank Pallone, the top Democrat, and other committee leaders wrote in the letter.

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"If they created an app and collected friend data and didn't destroy it, there would be a problem", she said.

Everson said Facebook doesn't know who may or may not have worked with Cambridge.

Yet for the most part brands primarily use the demographic data provided by Facebook (people's self reported ages, sex, location, etc.) for ad targeting and none of that has changed.

But that doesn't mean they aren't concerned. I include its advertising model when I say that. "If people are upset, advertisers are upset". The more information it has, the fuller the picture of you it can offer to advertisers.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

While all of these updates should vastly improve data privacy on Facebook, it's inexcusable that it took a major PR disaster for the company to implement them.

Zuckerberg said an app built by a university researcher "leaked Facebook data of millions of people in 2014". The challenge for Facebook, he said, is longer term. A 13-per-cent stock plunge is a blip for a company whose value is based nearly entirely on data. He admitted of making "mistakes" and said he was "happy" to answer questions about the scandal before US Congress.

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