Another company’s been harvesting Facebook user data

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Another company’s been harvesting Facebook user data
« on: April 10, 2018, 07:38:01 AM »


Déjà data-analytics vu: Facebook’s suspended yet another firm for dressing up its personal-data snarfing as “nonprofit academic research,” in the form of personality quizzes, and handing over the data to marketers.

The company, Cubeyou, a la Cambridge Analytica (CA), pasted the label “for non-profit academic research” onto its personality quizzes, CNBC reported on Sunday.

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2018/04/10/another-companys-been-harvesting-facebook-user-data/

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