Tags Cambridge Analytica

Facebook suit accuses two Ukrainians of distributing adware disguised as quizzes

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

When Facebook users installed malicious software extensions that masqueraded as online quizzes, they were unwittingly injecting advertisements into their news feeds and exposing their friend lists, according to the lawsuit.

Facebook bug gave developers access to private photos of 6.8 million users

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 8 months ago

Facebook says the bug existed for 12 days and was fixed promptly after discovery on Sept. 25.

Facebook gets fined £500,000 by U.K. for Cambridge Analytica ordeal

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 10 months ago

It's first official financial consequence of the scandal.

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