When it comes to Facebook and data protection people like to think of the wolf in sheep’s clothing. Facebook comes across as cute and innocent, telling us how important our data is, that they will take good care of it just to find out that our data has ended up with a third party.
Best example of this is the scandal in 2018, in which data from about 87 million users was illegally shared with the British data analysis company Cambridge Analytica. The fact that this data was potentially used to influence the Brexit campaign and the Trump election campaign is a whole other issue. [Read more…] about Facebook Privacy: A Horror Tale?