Tag: Cambridge Analytica
Facebook is flawed, sooner you delete, better it would be for your life: CEO Network Intelligence KK Mookhey
The entire model of most social media sites – Facebook most of all – is inherently flawed. People and businesses produce the content and then the same people and businesses consume the content.
As many as 87 million users including half-a-million in India may had their data improperly collected and used by UK-based data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica, said Facebook. This is 37 million more than the previous estimates by New York Times and The Guardian.
Playboy said that the recent news about Facebook's alleged mismanagement of users' data had solidified its decision to suspend its activity on the platform.
Facebook Cambridge Analytica Scandal: Article 72A of Information Technology Act not enough to protect user’s data
As per section 72A, securing access and providing ‘any material containing personal information about an-other person’ without consent of that person, or in breach of contract of a service is punishable with imprisonment or fine, or both.