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Another Facebook data leak exposed sensitive information on 3 million users

 

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Another Facebook data leak exposed sensitive information on 3 million users – The Week

 

Another Facebook personality quiz has left the personal data of around 3 million users exposed, New Scientist reported Monday.

 

A third-party app gathered sensitive information on Facebook users and distributed it to researchers without proper security precautions, echoing the recent Cambridge Analytica breach that allowed a data firm to improperly access personal data on about 87 million users. The app, myPersonality, was suspended April 7, but the data was available to anyone on the web for the past four years, New Scientist reports.

 

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