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Google+ to shut down consumer version after 500,000 users data exposed

Google said software glitch in social site gave outside developers potential access to private Google+ profile data between 2015 and 2018.

09 Oct 2018 10:43 AM

India keen to be data analysis hub but will not tolerate data misuse: Prasad

Cambridge Analytica was accused of harvesting personal information of millions of Facebook users.

18 Sep 2018 2:30 PM

CBI writes to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica in data theft probe

Sources in the Central probe agency said the CBI has sought the details of data collection exercise adapted by them.

18 Sep 2018 6:14 AM

CBI writes to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica in data theft probe

In the letters sent to the companies, the CBI has sought the details of data collection exercise adapted by them, sources said.

17 Sep 2018 6:25 PM

Current laws can’t fight abuse of money in polls: OP Rawat

Rawat said the Commission was working on the effective use of media and curbing use of fake news as well as paid news.

16 Sep 2018 1:02 AM


Current laws inadequate to tackle black money in polls: OP Rawat

Clean elections are like a 'well spring of legitimacy' for the leadership and the people of the country, OP Rawat said.

15 Sep 2018 5:32 PM

Data breach: CBI to seek clarification from UK firms

Prasad said that Facebook responded that they will streamline their internal processes regarding handling of personal data.

14 Aug 2018 6:01 AM

CBI probes Cambridge Analytica data misuse

On this, Facebook has reported it is not aware of any misuse of information, including Indian users’ data.

09 Aug 2018 2:43 AM

UniCredit has quit using Facebook for advertising

Facebook has faced intense scrutiny around a data breach row involving Cambridge Analytica.

08 Aug 2018 9:10 AM

Zuckerberg, Facebook sued after stock plunge 'shocked' market

The complaint filed by shareholder James Kacouris in Manhattan federal court accused Facebook, Zuckerberg and David Wehner.

28 Jul 2018 1:14 PM


Data protection draft bill holds hope for privacy

For data misuse, a penalty of Rs 15 cr or 4% of the total worldwide turnover of any data collection entity.

28 Jul 2018 1:57 AM

CBI to probe Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data theft: Ravi Shankar Prasad

It is suspected Cambridge Analytica may have been involved in illegally obtaining data of Indians which could be misused: Law minister.

26 Jul 2018 9:12 PM

UK investigating Russian access to Facebook data

British authorities say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in Russia or a group of former Soviet states.

19 Jul 2018 5:30 PM

Facebook under SEC scanner over disclosure of scandal

The probe adds to the ongoing investigations from a number of other such agencies.

13 Jul 2018 3:57 PM

SEC probes Facebook privacy issues: Report

The report says the SEC is investigating if Facebook warned its investors of privacy lapses involving Cambridge Analytica.

13 Jul 2018 2:28 PM


Facebook faces UK fine over its data privacy scandal

The social media giant faces a 500,000-pound ($663,000) fine for failing to protect the personal information of its subscribers.

12 Jul 2018 8:32 AM

UK regulator to fine Facebook over Cambridge Analytica

Britain’s Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham said she intended to fine Facebook 500,000 pounds.

11 Jul 2018 9:08 AM

UK committee says Facebook still elusive about Cambridge Analytica and fake news

Cambridge Analytica said it deleted the data when asked and did not use it in Trump’s campaign.

30 Jun 2018 10:28 AM

Facebook shared data with mobile makers: Govt seeks explanation by June 20

Taking suo-motu note of reports, the Information Technology Ministry has also asked for a detailed factual report.

07 Jun 2018 9:04 PM

Ex-CEO: Cambridge Analytica got ‘huge target’ with Trump win

Recently, Cambridge Analytica’s ex-CEO Alexander Nix, clashed with British lawmakers as he denied his firm was unethical.

07 Jun 2018 2:29 PM