Ever wondered what happens to the private information you log in on Facebook? It has recently been involved in a scandal for allowing a third party to gain private information on Facebook users.
Over 50 million Facebook users have been exploited by a British based company Cambridge Analytica. The company targets voters, entraps politicians and launches propaganda campaigns. It is said to have indirectly manipulated the voting decision of different Facebook users across the world.
Mark Zuckerburg the C.E.O of Facebook spoke out on Wednesday for the first time; ever since the social-media network was connected to the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.
‘I’m really sorry that this happened”… This is clearly a mistake in retrospect.” Zuckerberg apologized