Update on Cambridge Analytica

Update on April 17, 2018: You can now visit our Help Center to check to see if your information may have been shared with Cambridge Analytica by the app “This Is Your Digital Life.”

Original post on March 21, 2018:

Today, Mark Zuckerberg announced measures Facebook is taking to better protect people’s data, given reports that Cambridge Analytica may still be in possession of Facebook user data that was improperly obtained. We shared more information on the steps we’re taking to prevent abuse of our platform in a post on our Newsroom.

I want to share an update on the Cambridge Analytica situation — including the steps we've already taken and our next…

Posted by Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Mark spoke with reporters today. You can read his Q&A with WIRED here, The New York Times here, and Recode here. He also sat down for an interview with CNN to answer more questions.

Mark Zuckerberg calls Cambridge Analytica scandal 'a major breach of trust'

JUST IN: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on the Cambridge Analytica scandal: "This was a major breach of trust, and I'm really sorry that this happened." He pledges a “full forensic audit” to ensure no more breaches occur. http://cnn.it/2pvvxgK

Posted by CNN on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

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