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Brazil fines Facebook BRL 6.6 mln for improper sharing of user data

Tuesday 31 December 2019 | 11:58 CET | News
Brazil's Ministry of Justice fined Facebook BRL 6.6 million, saying it found that data from 443,000 Facebook users was improperly made available to developers of an app called "thisisyourdigitallife", reports Reuters. The ministry added that Facebook also failed to provide users with adequate information regarding default privacy settings, particularly related to data of "friends" and "friends of friends".

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