Published: Tue, March 27, 2018
Science | By Joan Schultz

Simple Steps To Keep All Your Personal Data Safe On Facebook!

Simple Steps To Keep All Your Personal Data Safe On Facebook!

"We can not continue to prop up a digital supply chain ... which at times is little better than a swamp in terms of its transparency", said Unilever marketing boss Keith Weed.

Log into Facebook and visit the App Settings page (or go there manually via the Settings Menu Apps ). Facebook, fortunately, provides an option for users to download their complete account information, which will include posts and photos.

"As anyone who is familiar with our staff and work can testify, we in no way resemble the politically-motivated and unethical company that some have sought to portray", a statement reads. Facebook is like a bartender who keeps serving two friends drinks with a smile so that he or she can overhear their conversation and share details of it with people who want to use that information for their own purposes. He also emphasized that the policy would prevent apps like Kogan's from accessing so much data today. He said thousands of apps would be reviewed.

The CEO was now pledging to further restrict developers' access to user data.

"The default permissions that Facebook gives to those third parties now include data from your education and work, current city, and posts on your timeline", Mozilla said in a blog post. He finally addressed the growing uproar that data of about 50 million users of Facebook, which he founded as a college student, was mined and that users were targeted for specific political propaganda.

It is plausible that some were moved to vote for Trump by postings or ads based on the data Kogan gave Cambridge Analytica.

Cambridge Analytica scandal has American politics as well as several other countries around the world. However, condemning the presence of political data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica (CA), Prasad said: "But companies like CA has no place because they have publically claimed that "we abuse the system to influence the supporters"."Any sanctity of India's voting pattern should not be compromised", said Prasad".

How do I stop apps accessing my data?

Google and Facebook have dominated the online ad market for years, thanks to their massive reach and vast amounts of data. "That was the basis the entire company was built on", Christopher Wylie, who worked with a Cambridge University academic to obtain the data, told the Observer. However, the app created a data pool of millions of Facebook users by also collecting the data of test-takers' Facebook friends.

"When Facebook takes stronger action in how it shares customer data, specifically strengthening its default privacy settings for third-party apps, we'll consider returning", Mozilla said in a separate blog post.

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