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Facebook copied email contacts of 1.5 million users

Image copyright Reuters Facebook “unintentionally” uploaded the email contacts of more than 1.5 million users without asking permission to do so, the social network has admitted. The data harvesting happened via a system used to verify the identity of new members, Facebook ask… BBC News – Technology

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Mueller report reveals internet trolls, furtive Facebook DMs and high-tech hobnobbing surrounding Trump’s 2016 campaign

When George Papadopoulos wanted in on Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, he hit up the campaign manager on LinkedIn. So began his short-lived, if infamous, stint as a foreign-policy adviser to the Trump campaign. Just after the anonymous Russian-controlled persona Guccifer 2.0’s first release of hacked Democratic National Committee documents, WikiLeaks used the Twitter direct message function to ask for any ...

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Facebook says it ‘unintentionally uploaded’ email contacts of up to 1.5 million new users

(Reuters) — Facebook said on Wednesday it may have “unintentionally uploaded” email contacts of 1.5 million new users since May 2016, in what seems to be the latest privacy-related issue faced by the social media company. In March, Facebook had stopped offering email password verification as an option for people who signed up for the first time, the company said. ...

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Facebook says it ‘unintentionally uploaded’ 1. …

<img src="" border="0" alt="FILE – In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election and data privacy. Zuckerberg said Facebook will start to emphasize new privacy-shielding messaging services, a ...

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