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Facebook hints it will object over fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal, BI says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

European Regulators Probe Facebook Over the Way It Targets Web Users

The Cambridge Analytica fine wasn't the end of the matter. When Facebook got hit with a pretty small fine last month over its part in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, that wasn’t the end of the matter. The U.K. privacy regula.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 6th, 2018

A Facebook Fine for the Cambridge Analytica Scandal May Not Be Big—But It Sends a Big Message

The fine would have been much bigger under the GDPR. The U.K.R.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 25th, 2018

UK watchdog fines Facebook $644,000 over users" data breach

Britain's Information Commissioner has slapped Facebook with a fine of 500,000 pounds ($644,000) — the maximum possible — for its behavior in the Cambridge Analytica scandal......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 25th, 2018

Facebook handed maximum data breach fine for role in Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook has been slapped with a £500,000 fine for the role it played in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, in which the data of 87m users was harvested for political purposes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2018

Facebook faces maximum fine in UK for data scandal

Facebook broke British law by failing to safeguard user data, and by not telling tens of millions of people how Cambridge Analytica h.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 11th, 2018

Facebook Is Facing Its First Fine Over the Cambridge Analytica Privacy Scandal

The U.K. announced its intention to fine Facebook $663,000 for fai.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJul 11th, 2018

It would take Facebook just 18 minutes to pay off its £500,000 fine for the Cambridge Analytica scandal (FB)

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Facebook is facing a £.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Facebook Is Getting Its First Big Fine Over the Cambridge Analytica Scandal

The fine is small by Facebook's standards, but the maximum that was possible. Facebook will be hit with its first fine over the Cambridge Analytica scandal, in.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 11th, 2018

Facebook is slapped with first fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal

U.K. watchdogs take action in what is expected to be a series of punishments for the social giant’s improper handling of user data......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 10th, 2018

Facebook broke the law and faces maximum fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal, UK watchdog says

Facebook broke British law by failing to safeguard user data, and by not telling tens of millions of people how Cambridge Analytica h.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 10th, 2018

Facebook may be fined by U.K. over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook Inc. could be slapped with a 500,000-pound fine, or about $660,000, by a U.K. regulator over improperly handled data from 87 million users, the company confirmed late Tuesday. The British Information Commissioners Office, whic.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2018

The academic at the heart of the Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal is suing Facebook for defamation

CBS Aleksandr Kogan, who created an app that enabled Cambridge Analytica to collect personal details of millions of Facebook users, sued Facebook for defamation on Friday, The New York Times reported.  Kogan alleged that Facebook defamed .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2019

Facebook Slides After Report Claims 50% Of Its Users Are Fake

As bad as things have been for Facebook since the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke one year ago, one team of resea.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 24th, 2019

Aegis Capital"s Anthony Says Facebook Has A Credibility Problem

Social media giant Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) had a rough 2018, with the Cambridge Analytica scandal dominating headlines in the first half of the year and now .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 28th, 2018

D.C. attorney general sues Facebook over Cambridge Analytica scandal

D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine is suing Facebook Inc. for what he says is the social media giant’s failure to protect the privacy of its users and deception about who has access to user data coming out of this year’s Cambridge Analytica scandal. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2018

‘It’s about time’: Facebook faces first lawsuit from U.S. regulators after Cambridge Analytica scandal

The attorney general for the Distri.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 20th, 2018

D.C. Attorney General Files Privacy Suit Against Facebook

The District of Columbia attorney general filed suit against Facebook, alleging the company “failed to protect the privacy of its users” in the Cambridge Analytica scandal......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 20th, 2018

Facebook sued by Washington, D.C., over data breach accusations

The attorney general for Washington, D.C., said on Wednesday the U.S. capital city had sued Facebook Inc for allegedly misleading users about how it safeguarded their personal data, in the latest fallout from the Cambridge Analytica scandal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018

DC sues Facebook over Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal

The District of Columbia sued Facebook on Wednesday for allowing data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica to improperly access data from as many as 87 million users......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 19th, 2018

Facebook sued by Washington, D.C. over data breach accusations

The attorney general for Washington, D.C. said on Wednesday the U.S. capital city had sued Facebook Inc for allegedly misleading users about how it safeguarded their personal data, in the latest fallout from the Cambridge Analytica scandal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018