Facebook told how to learn about theft of their personal data

MOSCOW, 10 APR — RIA Novosti. Facebook is going to send out notices to users whose personal data could fall into the hands of third parties, and will offer to change privacy settings. This was reported on the website of the company.

If Facebook will doubt the safety of personal data of a user in his news feed, a notification will appear. The social network will tell which application or website they could share personal information about users, and add it to the blacklist.

If security is all right, Facebook will offer to check a list of sites and suggestions that have requested any information about the account.

Earlier it became known that the British firm Cambridge Analytica, which cooperated with the headquarters of Donald trump during the presidential campaign illegally received access to information about 87 millions of users of social networks.

Then on 9 April, the Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said that he had deleted his page in Facebook due to the negligent attitude of the company to the user data, the publication reported USA Today. He accused the social network in making a profit due to the users ‘ personal information, while they are out of this profit get nothing. The head of SpaceX and Tesla Elon Musk also removed the accounts of companies in FB within flashmob #deletefacebook.