Cambridge Analytica declaring bankruptcy, shutting down

Cambridge Analytica declaring bankruptcy, shutting down

Updated May 03, 2018 05:40:09 The data firm at the centre of Facebook’s privacy scandal is declaring bankruptcy and shutting down. In a statement, Cambridge Analytica says it has been “vilified” for actions it says are both legal and widely accepted as part of online advertising. The firm says the …

Cambridge Analytica harvested data from more than 87 million Facebook users, whistleblower says

Cambridge Analytica harvested data from more than 87 million Facebook users, whistleblower says

Posted April 18, 2018 13:15:24 Video: Cambridge Analytica whistleblower explains how Facebook quizzes harvest data (ABC News) Cambridge Analytica harvested data from “far more” than 87 million Facebook users and used more than just one quiz to do it, a former employee has told British MPs. Key points: Former employee …

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg says his own data was shared with Cambridge Analytica

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg says his own data was shared with Cambridge Analytica

Updated April 12, 2018 07:40:09 Video: Mr Zuckerberg admits his data was improperly used (Photo: AP/Andrew Harnik) (ABC News) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has revealed during a second day of sparring with US politicians over privacy concerns that he was among the 87 million users whose data was improperly shared. …

Facebook data breach: Aussies find out if they were affected by Cambridge Analytica access

Facebook data breach: Aussies find out if they were affected by Cambridge Analytica access

By science, technology and environment reporter Michael Slezak Updated April 11, 2018 16:51:52 Photo: How Facebook is using the data of Australian users is now the subject of two inquiries. (ABC News: Tim Leslie) As Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg fronts a congressional inquisition, the social media giant has been notifying …

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg apologises again as he faces Congress over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg apologises again as he faces Congress over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Posted April 11, 2018 06:21:23 Video: ‘It was clearly a mistake’: Mark Zuckerberg addresses Facebook privacy leak (Photo: Reuters/Aaron P. Bernstein) (ABC News) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has begun a two-day congressional inquisition with a public apology for a privacy scandal that has roiled the social media giant he founded …

Facebook privacy breach: How to check right now if Cambridge Analytica got your data

Facebook privacy breach: How to check right now if Cambridge Analytica got your data

Updated April 10, 2018 23:32:10 Photo: This Facebook help page will tell you if your data has been breached by Cambridge Analytica. Facebook has released an online tool that tells users whether their data was improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica. Key points: An estimated 87 million people had their data …

Facebook privacy breach: How to check right now if Cambridge Analytica has your data

Facebook privacy breach: How to check right now if Cambridge Analytica has your data

Posted April 10, 2018 22:50:31 Facebook has released an online tool that tells users whether their data was improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica. A page in Facebook’s help centre will now tell you whether you or a friend were affected. The social media giant said it would be rolling out …

Facebook is about to tell users if they’ve been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook is about to tell users if they’ve been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Posted April 10, 2018 09:25:52 Facebook is about to tell you if your data was swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. The 87 million users who might have had their data shared are supposed to get a detailed message on their news feeds starting today. More than 70 million …

Facebook under investigation by Australia’s privacy commissioner over Cambridge Analytica breach

Facebook under investigation by Australia’s privacy commissioner over Cambridge Analytica breach

Updated April 05, 2018 13:25:17 Australia’s Privacy Commissioner has launched a formal investigation into social media giant Facebook, in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Facebook has revealed more than 300,000 Australians may have had their private data used without their knowledge. Acting Information and Privacy Commissioner Angelene Falk …

Facebook swipes left on Tinder as it tightens app access after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook swipes left on Tinder as it tightens app access after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Updated April 05, 2018 10:16:23 Angry Tinder users have taken to Twitter to complain they were locked out of their accounts after Facebook changed its settings following the Cambridge Analytica scandal. “A technical issue is preventing users from logging into Tinder. We apologise for the inconvenience and are working to …