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Facebook closed loophole that let parties see names in private groups, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

A hacker found Facebook quizzes with a flaw that could have exposed the data of 120 million people

Nametests.com An ethical hacker found a security loophole in Nametests.com, a popular maker of Facebook personality quizzes. The flaw could have exposed the Facebook data of more than.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2018

How To Get A Copy Of Your Apple ID Account Data

With the recent Facebook scandal regarding the misuse of personal data, people are more tuned in than ever as to how companies are using their information. Apple now allows cu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 23rd, 2018

Facebook Has Suspended 200 Apps That May Have Misused People’s Private Data

Facebook used to give developers access to vast amounts of personal information. Facebook says it has suspended around 200 apps for potentially misusing people’s data, following an audit that was prompted .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 14th, 2018

Amid Facebook data theft row, Orkut says "Hello" to India in a new avatar

Based on the concept of building networks around communities, 'Hello' forms interest groups of people synced by what they like and are passionate about.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Facebook makes shaky data and privacy claims

Mark Zuckerberg cited "security purposes" Wednesday when asked by several lawmakers about Facebook's collection of personal data on people who never signed up for the social network but whose online behavior is nevertheless tracked by the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Does Facebook collect data on non-members?

Mark Zuckerberg cited "security purposes" Wednesday when asked by several lawmakers about Facebook's collection of personal data on people who never signed up for the social network but whose online behavior is nevertheless tracked by the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018

Facebook "closed" groups weren"t as confidential as some thought

The leader of a private Facebook group for women with the BRCA gene became alarmed after discovering a Chrome plug-in for marketers that let them discover group members' names and other info......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 12th, 2018

SEC Probes Why Facebook Didn"t Warn Sooner on Privacy Lapse

Securities regulators are investigating whether Facebook Inc. adequately warned investors that third parties may have obtained users’ data in violation of Facebook’s policies, people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Source: Russian intel could access user data

A Russian app developer had access to the Facebook data and personal information of millions of Americans, a source tells CNN......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 12th, 2018

Source: Russian company could have accessed Facebook data on millions of people in US

A Russian internet company with links to the Kremlin could have had access to the Facebook data of millions of people in the US without their knowledge, CNN has learned......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 12th, 2018

A company targeted at new mothers is facing a fine for selling data to Labour for its general election campaign

10 Face/Shutterstock The UK's data watchdog plans to fine Emma's Diary, which offers advice to expectant mothers, £140,000 for selling people's personal information to t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

UK strikes first blow against Facebook over data scandal

The fine for breaking laws on use of personal information could rouse regulators worldwide......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Facebook faces maximum fine in UK for data scandal

Facebook broke British law by failing to safeguard user data, and by not telling tens of millions of people how Cambridge Analytica h.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 11th, 2018

Facebook broke the law and faces maximum fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal, UK watchdog says

Facebook broke British law by failing to safeguard user data, and by not telling tens of millions of people how Cambridge Analytica h.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 10th, 2018

More Job Openings Than Unemployed Workers, As People Quitting Hits All Time High

There was a surprising development last month, when the latest JOLTS report revealed a curious, if welcome for the US economy, inflection point: for the first time in reported BLS data, the number of US job openings sur.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 10th, 2018

What data scandal? Facebook's stock notches an all time high, shrugging off user privacy woes - CNBC

CNBCWhat data scandal? Facebook's stock notches an all time high, shrugging off user privacy woesCNBCFacebook's stock closed at a record on Friday, gaining nearly 5 percent as the company s.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 8th, 2018

Facebook Stock Closes at $203, an All-Time Record High

This also makes Mark Zuckerberg the world's third richest person, eclipsing Warren Buffet. Facebook stock closed at an all-time high of Friday, ending the day at $203.23 up 2.41% on.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 6th, 2018

Silicon Valley insiders revealed that Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitter are using "behavioural cocaine" to turn people into addicts

Drew Angerer/Getty Images The BBC's "Panorama" documentary has investigated how tech giants like Facebook, Twitter and Snapc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2018

Probe into Facebook data scandal broadens: WashPo

A federal investigation into Facebook's data breach with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has broadened focus on the actions and statements of the tech giant, the Washington Post reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the inquiries......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 3rd, 2018