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Facebook's damage limitation drive hits trouble in Germany

A German data privacy regulator said it was opening a non-compliance procedure against FB in relation to the data leak to the consultancy.

21 Apr 2018 8:31 AM

Russia says to probe Facebook after Telegram crackdown

Russia blocked Telegram after it refused to hand over access to private conversation

19 Apr 2018 9:16 AM

Focused cyber attacks per organisation double in one year: report

Globally, organisations face as many as 30 cyber security breaches per year.

17 Apr 2018 4:12 PM

Study says over 3000 apps on Google Play tracking children

The Independent reported that more than 3,300 Android apps on Google Play have been improperly collecting data on children.

17 Apr 2018 8:14 AM

Majority of divisive Facebook ads bought by 'suspicious groups': Study

The latest study finds little public information on 2016 ad buyers.

17 Apr 2018 8:02 AM


Facebook CEO didn’t have all the answers for Congress

A series of inquiries about how much personal information FB vacuums up on and off its social network seemed particularly vexing for Mark.

15 Apr 2018 11:12 AM

Hello, it's Orkut again!

Orkut, has announced its entry into the Indian market amid the controversy surrounding user data breach at Facebook.

11 Apr 2018 7:37 PM

Cambridge Analytica denies using data of Indians

The government now plans to seek additional clarification from them, the sources said.

11 Apr 2018 7:17 PM

‘Um... no’: Zuckerberg protects his own privacy in testimony

Sen.Dick Durbin questions Facebook CEO as he testifies before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees in Washington.

11 Apr 2018 7:08 PM

The second day of US congressional hearings awaits Facebook CEO

“I don’t want to vote to have to regulate Facebook, but by God, I will,” Republican Senator John Kennedy told Zuckerberg.

11 Apr 2018 7:01 PM


'I made mistakes,' facebook CEO wrote in notes for testimony

Facebook's mission is to "help people connect," the social media giant said.

11 Apr 2018 11:17 AM

Factbox: 'I know we can do better': Zuckerberg's many Facebook apologies

Facebook has often angered users by its handling of personal information.

10 Apr 2018 3:34 PM

YouTube accumulating children’s data, claims consumer groups

A complaint has been filed with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on YouTube, for allegedly collecting information of children under 13.

09 Apr 2018 8:28 PM

Five questions for Mark Zuckerberg as he heads to Congress

Facebook is struggling to cope with the worst privacy crisis — allegations that a data mining firm may have used ill-gotten user data.

09 Apr 2018 1:37 PM

Facebook knew about Cambridge Analytica data breach: Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg says we know that we did not do enough to protect people's data.

08 Apr 2018 5:18 PM


Amid Facebook data breach scandal, WhatsApp says it collects 'very little data'

In the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, WhatsApp has come under attack from critics.

08 Apr 2018 11:52 AM

Did Cambridge Analytica get your data? You’ll know soon

Facebook will begin alerting users whose private data may have been compromised in the Cambridge Analytica scandal starting April 9.

08 Apr 2018 10:18 AM

Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge Analytica

Sandberg said that at the time, Facebook received legal assurances that Cambridge Analytica had deleted the improperly obtained info.

06 Apr 2018 8:37 PM

Data leak: 5.62 lakh people potentially affected in India

Facebook has over 20 crore users in India.

05 Apr 2018 5:17 PM

Facebook unveils bulk app removal tool for privacy help

In order to redeem itself, Facebook has now released a new way to select as many apps as one wants, and then remove them in bulk.

05 Apr 2018 1:56 PM