Facebook takes out full page newspaper ads to apologise over data breach
26 March, 2018, 01:52 | Author: Franklin Nunez
There was no mention of the British firm accused of using the data, Cambridge Analytica, which worked on US President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. If Facebook was slow to respond, its share price - down 14% this month - was not. It did not, however much liberals would love to overturn the result.
Zuckerberg explained there was a quiz developed by a university researcher "that leaked Facebook data of millions of people in 2014".
"We're also investigating every single app that had access to large amounts of data before we fixed this".
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In the letter he admits there are probably more examples of breaches yet to be uncovered.
It was not a firestorm that Facebook and its founder Mark Zuckerberg had been prepared for and their response fell short.
A Reuters/Ipsos online poll released Sunday found that 41% of Americans trust Facebook to obey laws that protect their personal information, compared with 66% who said they trust Amazon, 62% who trust Alphabet's Google and 60% for Microsoft.
"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. "It won't be easy but if companies work with governments, activists, academics and web users we can make sure platforms serve humanity".
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Mozilla, which makes the popular Firefox web browser, has become the first major organization to stop advertising on Facebook amid the controversy over the Cambridge Analytica files.
Facebook also will begin cutting off an app's access to an account holder's data if the app hasn't been used for three months. "And if we find developers that misused personally identifiable information, we will ban them and tell everyone affected by those apps", he said.
"Thank you for believing in this community". "I promise to do better for you".
Zuckerberg said this week he would be willing to testify if he is the right person at the company to speak to lawmakers.
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Andy Rohrbaugh of Dillsburg said he marched as a "responsible gun owner" who wants it to be more hard for some people to buy guns. The Marjory Stoneman Douglas killings in Parkland, Florida, sparked school walkouts and the March for Our Lives movement.
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Both benchmarks posted a daily gain of more than three percent, and reached their highest level since February 2. The Energy Information Administration will issue its weekly update on US petroleum supplies Wednesday.
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Protesters also turned out in the northern city of Girona, where Puigdemont was mayor before he became regional president in 2016. Spain's Supreme Court ruled on Friday that 25 Catalan leaders would be tried for rebellion, embezzlement or disobeying the state.
Lighthizer indicated the industries could include aerospace, maritime and rail transport equipment, and new energy vehicles. US Vice President Mike Pence hailed the new measures, saying they made it clear "the era of economic surrender is over".
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